Arts

Celebrating Willie Neill, Crossmichael’s Own Poet

Celebrating Willie Neill, Crossmichael’s Own Poet

Willie Neill was born 100 years ago. For many years Willie Lived in Crossmichael and taught at Castle Douglas High School. Many local residents...
South West Scotland Printmakers Exhibition

South West Scotland Printmakers Exhibition

In a special Christmas exhibition at Gracefield Arts Centre, over 25 artists are showing a selection of framed and unframed original prints using etching,...
Handmade and beautiful – discover truly special gifts for Christmas

Handmade & Beautiful – Discover Truly Special Gifts For Christmas

This weekend you can seize the chance to find some very special handmade gifts created by the superb artists, designers and makers taking part...

Remembering Together: Artists Appointed To Deliver Dumfries & Galloway Covid Community Memorial

Remembering Together is a Scottish Government initiative that brings together communities and artists in collective acts of reflection, remembrance, hope and healing. Dumfries and Galloway...
Scotland’s Inaugural MaD ‘Festival of Creativity’ To Take Place In Dumfries & Galloway

Scotland’s Inaugural MaD ‘Festival of Creativity’ To Take Place In Dumfries & Galloway

Scotland’s inaugural MaD Festival (https://madfestivalscotland.com/), the ‘Making and Doing Festival of Creativity,’ (MaDFOC) will take place from the 12th to the 26th November 2022,...

‘Polmaddy and the Rhinns— The Beholding Eye’ Exhibition Now At The Catstrand

Come and see the Ken Words ‘Polmaddy and the Rhinns – the beholding eye’ exhibition in the CatStrand! Open daily, until 29th October. Are you interested...

Winter Art & Craft Fair Returns – Shop For Unique Christmas Gifts

From pottery and paintings to jewellery and textiles Buy original art and crafts direct from the artists and makers Upland’s visual art and craft...
Film competition launched to showcase Scotland’s land

Film Competition Launched To Showcase Scotland’s Land

SCHOOLS AND YOUTH GROUPS in Dumfries and Galloway are being invited to get creative and take part in a nationwide competition to showcase the...
The World Comes to Shambellie House

The World Comes to Shambellie House

On Friday 23rd September  40 quilts from around the world were hung in Shambellie House in the Changing Minds Exhibition as part of the...
PRIMARY PUPILS POSTCARDS ARE 'SEW' COOL

Primary Pupils Postcards Are ‘Sew’ Cool

Sewing a postcard is not as daft as it sounds just ask the children at New Abbey, Kirkbean, Colvend and Beeswing Primary Schools.  All...