Open Call | Tree Charter

Grown together: an exhibition about people and trees

TLM_twig_shadows11th – 26th November 2017
Galleries 1 & 2 St Margaret’s House

Deadline for submissions: Sunday 13th August
Grown together I Download Submission Form

Send your submission forms to cecile@edinbughpalette.co.uk

What do trees and woodland mean to you?
How have you and your work grown with them?

Timed to coincide with the launch of the a new national ‘Tree Charter’, this exhibition will ask artists/makers to consider their relationship to trees and woodland, and show works which will encourage visitors to think about and share their own stories.

The new charter will launch in November 2017, the 800th anniversary of the Charter of the more

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Placement Factory Interns

The Placement Factory

Based in Edinburgh, The Placement Factory organises quality work experiences for European graduates and undergraduates. Working in partnerships with European Universities, Vocational Colleges, and local businesses we create strong internship opportunities with the students and business hosts at the core of the partnership. We focus on matching academic background, career objectives and skill sets of each participant to the right company to ensure all stakeholders benefit from the exchange.

Placements are free and last between 2 to 6 months. Professional fields are extremely varied and include for instance: audio visual, jewellery makers, marketing, admin, IT more

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De-Stash Special

A Chance to get rid of surplus art and craft materials *

Join us on Sunday 14th May 2017 at St. Margaret’s House, ‘Edinburgh Palette’, 151 London Rd, EH7 6AE for the very first ‘De-Stash Special’ event.


* This event is for selling of art and craft material only, no household items, no finished craft pieces or art work.

If you book a table, you must ‘man’ it and organise your own cash float.

Times: more

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Be Part of our New St Margaret’s House Fanzine

EPpinkOne week left to apply!

What is a doctor without a stethoscope, a carpenter without a hammer or an astronaut without a spacesuit? We all use different tools every day. Without them we couldn’t be able to do our work the same way.

Which tool do you use the most? What’s the story behind it? Send a picture of it and what you use it for to Helena at helena@edinburghpalette.co.uk.

This wee open call is part of a new project from the Arts & Community Team: the St Margaret’s House Fanzine. Let’s how the world the magic of the building in an interactive magazine form full of different stories happening in the community!

New Deadline: You have till the 28th of April to be part of it!


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FREE Artist’s secret website makeovers worth £2500 each

Dear Artists,

Please Read and Share this with your Artist Friends.

As some of you know I have been a designer for 15 years now (here is my Portfolio https://www.alpha2design.co.uk/) and I’m setting up OhShe Designs design studio with my husband Steven who is a senior web & software developer.

To build our OHSHE portfolio we are offering a FREE Artist’s secret website makeovers worth £2500 each.

Are you a Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Photographer, Writer, Musician, Cultural/Arts non-profit organisation or working with ceramics, metal or glass? In April we are offering a free web design & development to Artists and charities.

3 Artist/organisations will be picked randomly using http://www.miniwebtool.com/random-name-picker/
3 Artists will be chosen based on the quality of the submission. more

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SPA - Fine ArtThere is still time to send in your entries for the 2017 Scottish Portrait Awards, which close on 31 May! The competition is open to fine artists and photographers born, living or studying in Scotland.

2017 marks the launch of the SCOTTISH PORTRAIT AWARDS (SPA) which seek to bring together the very best in contemporary Scottish Portraiture. To give you a brief recap on entry requirements:


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