Part of Historic Environment Scotland
A stonemason carving a gargoyle at Glasgow Cathedral

Crafting the Future Discovery Day

Saturday 7 September 2019

Engine Shed

Family friendly, General interest

Least technical

Event Description

Join us for our Crafting the Future Discovery Day, a free day full of crafts demonstrations and hands-on activities! 

The Engine Shed will host talented craftspeople from across the globe, who will be showcasing their skills in a variety of ways, from stone carving to signwriting and glasswork to woodwork. 

As well as craft skill demonstrations and hands-on activities, you can judge our latest stone carving competition and the entries will be showcased at the Engine Shed. Cast your vote and get in the draw for a day out at Stirling Castle on us!

It is free to attend and there are no age restrictions.

This event is aligned with ‘Crafting The Future’, our three-day conference for tradespeople in partnership with the Preservation Trades Network.


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Select from 1 available date until Sat 07 Sep 2019

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