Creative Orkney brings together traditional and contemporary professional craft makers in the region to promote, support and develop high quality design-led creative work.
Founded in 1991, Creative Orkney is run by its members each of whom produce quality arts, crafts and designs: from artwork to jewellery, ceramics to furniture - all designed and made here in the county. Many have studied their art or craft to a high level and several have over twenty five years experience of working and exhibiting their pieces within the art, craft and design sector.
Established in the 1990’s, the Orkney Creative Trail guides visitors to many of our members workshops where you can see where the magic happens! A warm welcome awaits you when visiting any of our Creative Trail members’ workshops.
There is a wide variety of arts & crafts on the Trail which include Orkney chair makers, jewellers, textile designers, potters and artists. Click on the pictures below to give you an idea as to what is in store.