Welcome to the Orkney Arts and Crafts website. Here you can browse our extensive members directory, find people who specialise in a specific craft (for example, textiles or woodwork), view members galleries, and keep up to date with the latest news and events.

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Latest Events

‘Springing Up’ with this season’s latest Art and Craft Fair
Saturday 30th April is the next Art and Craft Fair, being held on the same weekend as ‘Laldie Haans’, the first ever Orkney Craft Festival. Coinciding with the workshops of the festival and preceding the festival’s display of the workshop results, this art and craft exhibition and sale highlights some of the wonderful products of ...

Laldie Haans – Orkney Craft Festival
  30 th APRIL 2016: Workshop Sessions AM 10 – 1 and PM 2 – 5 ALL 3 hour workshops £20. All Day Workshops £40 For information about all available workshops and locations please download the brochure below. Laldie Haans Orkney Craft Festival Brochure

Latest News

Exciting new event for Orkney craft
I f you love the idea of becoming crafty but don’t know where to start then Saturday 30th April can help. That day is the first ‘Laldie Haans’ Orkney Craft festival. A huge  variety of different craft workshops are scheduled for both morning  and afternoon in a number of locations. For more details and to ...

Moving along for 2016
A big thank you to all our members and our lovely customers who made 2015 a very special year for us. And now with an even bigger membership, we are looking forward to yet greater heights (and fun!) in 2016. Our website is getting renewed and will have a great look to it if preliminary ...