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Have Your Artwork Featured on Coffee Cups Sold Worldwide!

Calling all Scotland-based artists! Vegware, the leading European eco foodservice packaging company, headquartered in Edinburgh, Scotland, is seeking submissions for its Gallery Collection coffee cups sold worldwide.

The eco-friendly cups are made from plants and are commercially compostable where accepted.

Each cup will be printed so that the artist will be credited for their design. You’ll also be paid £100 for each unique design you’ve submitted that’s been selected.

The deadline is 1st September, and further details can be found at: www.vegware.com/art Submit your entry today!

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Studio Share

Available from the 7th September.

Key Information:

  • 5th floor
  • 2 window space (200ft2)
  • Monthly rent: £200

I am a textile designer looking for someone to share my 5th floor studio, which I use to store art equipment, and access once a week.  It is sunny and tidy, and has a desk, shelves and storage space.

To enquire and arrange a viewing please contact Jyoti on 07799 061407 or jyotisigouin@hotmail.com

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Surplus Materials

Wool tops, mainly merino in a variety of colours
Polysterene balls and size 43 polystyrene boot lasts
Bamboo type blinds
Old dressmaking patterns – unused or in tact and mainly Vogue
A few bits of dressmaking materials
Stretchers for canvas (large) including one 150 cm deep format from Jackson’s (slight split in one section)
Large picture frame

Contact Rhona if interested: rhonapetrieuk@gmail.com

 

Table for sale

177 cm x 75cm.
Price £20

Contact Wendy if interested: robertsonwendy@hotmail.com

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Art Materials for Sale

Beach glass, pottery pieces, driftwood, sea shells.

1) Beach glass.

Thoroughly cleaned and rinsed. 3 types.

  1. Jewellery quality. Approximately 1.9 kilos of white glass. £38.00 in total.
  2. Mosaic quality. Approximately 24 kilos of white glass. (includes a small amount of green and brown glass) £10.00 per kilo.
  3. Mosaic quality. Just over 5 kilos of pale blue glass. £15.00 per kilo.

Beach glass - jewellery quality Beach glass Mosaic quality

Pottery pieces2) Pottery pieces.

Approximately 0.87 kilos of pottery pieces.
variety of patterns, shapes, sizes. Suitable for mosaic work, craft work etc.
£40.00 in total.

3) Driftwood.

Thoroughly bleached and rinsed.
One sack of over 300 pieces, approximately 4 kilos. Mostly “stick” shapes.
Ranging from 6-35 cms long.
£30.00.

4) Sea shells.

Thoroughly cleaned and rinsed. 2 types.

  1. Common Cockle shells. Over 2 kilos. Approximately 400 shells. £8.00.
  2. Thin Tellin shells. (butterfly shells) Over 700 gms. 1250 shells. (halves) £5.00.

Common cockle shells 

All items gathered in East Lothian; except the Thin Tellin shells; gathered in Mid Lothian.
A delivery or postage and packing charges will be added to the above prices.
I do not accept returns.
Terms and conditions apply.

For further information please contact Julie on juliehoolie2000@yahoo.co.uk

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Shared Studio Space for Artist/Designer, £105 pcm

Studio shareWe are a friendly designer and a writer, looking for a third person to share our ground floor studio in Edinburgh Palette.

We can offer:

  • A modestly sized space in a pleasant airy and light working atmosphere,
  • Desk and bookshelf provided.

*Available Straightaway*

For more information or to arrange a viewing, please contact Karolina: karolina.kurtyka@gmail.com

We look forward to hearing from you!

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Studio Share

Available from 1st August 2019.

A large room on the ground floor with lots of light. Ample room for 3 working artists (although we are rarely about together).
Monthly rent: £110.

Enquiries to Hazel at hy_hzl@yahoo.co.uk or Kshema on 07710 804087

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Vacancy | Part-Time Art and Design Technician

ART AND DESIGN TECHNICIAN

St George’s School for Girls, Edinburgh

PART TIME [15 hrs / Term Time]
Hours are: 3 hours per day (preferably 9am-noon), Mondays – FridaysSt Georges School

Salary: the pro-rata equates to £7,585 to £8,219 per annum

We have a vacancy for a skilled, enthusiastic and well organised technician who has a genuine interest in Art and Design and a natural artistic flair, with the ability to use their own initiative. The successful applicant should have relevant experience, preferably within a school environment although this is not essential, as well as a good all round knowledge of Art and Design.

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“STRONG IS BETTER THAN ANGRY” Short Film Casting Call

Award-winning Edinburgh based filmmakers are casting for a short film about the state of the country, called STRONG IS BETTER THAN ANGRY. The film is a drama-documentary hybrid which asks ‘What makes us, as women, angry?’ Much of it will take place in a body combat style kick-boxing class. This exciting short film has been commissioned as part of a series called ‘The Uncertain Kingdom’ and will be screened all around the country at the end of the year.

We are looking for those who identify as female to perform as themselves in this film. All age groups, ethnicities, sizes and abilities are welcome and encouraged. We want a truly representative group of women on screen to explore what we feel is a timely question. Familiarity with body combat or kickboxing is welcome but not essential, although a certain level of fitness will be necessary. We want to hear about what makes you personally upset, angry or sad – so strong opinions are encouraged!

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