Out of the Blue Xmas Arts Markets, Open Studios and Bruncheon!

Saturday 5th & Saturday 12th December 2015
11am - 5pm, £1 entry

The perfect place to buy that unique Christmas gift! Artwork and crafts for sale direct from the artists in the relaxed atmosphere of The Out of the Blue Drill Hall. Over the two dates, more than 100 artists and makers will be selling their work which ranges from painting and photography through fashion and textiles to furniture and design– different artists and makers on each market date.

The licensed Drill Hall Arts Café will be open, serving delicious snacks, meals and refreshments.

Running alongside the Xmas Arts Market on Saturday 5th December, there will be an OPEN STUDIOS event. An opportunity to meet the diverse range of professional artists and makers based at the Out of the Blue Drill Hall. The market also ​includes​ a small MUSIC  FAYRE organised by The Edinburgh Independent Label Market​. Local labels will be selling their own releases and playing tunes throughout the day.

Alongside the Xmas Arts Market on Saturday 12th December will be a very special XMAS BRUNCHEON! featuring live music and scrumptious Xmas treats!


 Saturday 5th December 

RONA INNES ART – Mischievous creatures themed art and gifts
QUEEN THISTLE – Printed t-shirts, home textiles, Christmas baubles
WHITE LAB COLLECTIVE – Jewellery, illustration, lighting, home decor
STOPMOGO –  Meticulous postage stamp assemblages 

EDDSCAPE – Landscape prints & bespoke film posters
ISLACREATIVE – Button-eyed owls and more
HAMESPUNS – Wooden bowls, cheeseboards and gifts
CATS LOVE RATS – Crazy cats and rats, collectable soft toys made with love
SILVER SPARROW – Sterling Silver and Raku jewellery
STEWART BREMNER –  Prints, books, calendars, mugs and cards
TEENIE TINGS TERRARIUM – Quirky and unusual displays, using Tillandias (Airplants)
NATIONAL BUTTERFLIES – Hand cut paper butterflies
JOANNA ROBSON – Book art, illustration and prints
DAISY BELLE DESIGNS – Handmade home decor and gifts
KATHLEEN MEANEY ILLUSTRATION –  Illustration and gifts
MISERICORDIA – Custom hand embroidered text art
PENGUIN PARADE – Penguin cards, prints & gifts
LIZ TAINSH DESIGNS – Botanical prints applied to textiles, tableware and illuminated wall art
RAG WORKSHOP – Illustration, prints, homewares and accessories
CLAIRE MACDONALD – Screenprints featuring original woodcut designs of birds

TUBULAR – Bags, toys and jewellery all made from upcycled bicycle inner tubes
EDINBURGH SKETCHER – Illustrations of Edinburgh and merchandise
LIA B – Simple, geometric and ethical jewellery
RYAN STRACHAN PRINTS – Graphic design prints
AGELOS GLASS – Handmade glass decorations and jewellery
DINKY DOT – Hand knitted accessories
HARES CERAMICS – Stoneware ceramics, inspired by nature
MISTER THREAD – Cushions and home wares in quirky retro prints
TWIGGD – Colourful illustrative wooden jewellery
EMBRYONIC ART – Urban photography & mixed media
ANDREW REDMOND BARR – Hand-drawn maps of Scotland
BARKING CAT PET PHOTOGRAPHY – Pet photography services and products
DOLLOP & SCOFF – delicious home-made, Scottish preserves
SOUSS PRODUCTS – Argan based aromatherapy products
THE MARSHMALLOW LADY – Gourmet Marshmallows
SILVERLINES – Nature inspired handcrafted silver jewellery
HAVING A NIGHT OFF – Luxury pampering gift bags
PASSION EARTH – Upcycled and handmade eco-friendly gifts
IPAPYRUS – Pop-up cards
MAZE OF LACE – Knitted and crochet jewellery and accessories
FRANCES DREWERY – Handmade porcelain bowls, charms and ornaments
OOHKATIEQ – Illustrations, prints, stickers, greetings cards and screen printed items
LEAH BASTIANI – Silver jewellery
THE HOUNDS OF THE BASKETCASE – A menagerie of creatures made from recycled jumpers
HANDMADE BY ALISON – Handmade jewellery, candles and vintage letterpress
EMMA HERDMAN ARTIST – Original dynamic paintings and drawings
WOODEN TREEHOUSE – Handmade Jewellery
VINTAGE REMIX – Gifts from upcycled vintage ephemera
COCO & YOU – Handmade jewellery made with polymer clay

 Saturday 12th December 

CLOVETREE – Textile and wool  art-wear accessories
TYLERS ATTIC – Funky handmade homewares and gifts
MAGGIE CARSON – Handmade patchwork quilts, hand knitted garments and accessories
VINTAGE KITTEN – Jewellery, glass, tweed and vintage
STOPMOGO –  Meticulous postage stamp assemblages 

DIBUJO DESIGN – Surface pattern design range
CRAFT REACTOR EDINBURGH – Knitwear, homewares, jewellery
NUM NUM TEETHING JEWELLERY – Beautiful teething jewellery for mums
INGINGERNESS – Scottish ginger pride design
TESSELLA DESIGNS – Home accessories, jewellery and papercrafts
RYAN MCEWAN PHOTOGRAPHY – Vibrant images of Edinburgh and beyond
ANNA LIEBMANN BASKETWEAVER – Handmade Scottish willow baskets
CLAIRE WILLIAMSON – Original Scottish artwork
EMMA BOXALL-GRAY – handmade jewellery, drawings, cards, prints
MERAKI ART & DESIGN – Original art
MAGPIE + SPARROW – Sculpture, jewellery, illustration, cards, prints
A PAIR OF BLUE EYES – Contemporary printmaking & design.
FELTING STUDIO – Felted wool slippers, cat caves, brooches, scarves and felted soap
LOUISE GRANT Original art
CHERRY BLOSSOM JEWELLERY – Kooky kitsch jewellery with a vintage edge
MANCELINA – Accessories inspired by children
BOXING DUCK DESIGN – Home decor, book sculptures, table linen and cushions.
CREATIVE CERAMICS – Hand made and decorated ceramics
ZYZANNA ILLUSTRATION – Illustrated gifts and goodies
BRASS CAT DESIGN – Unique silver and copper jewellery
LAURA RENNIE PHOTOGRAPHY – Scottish photography with a twist
EILEEN ROBINSON ART – From stained glass to mosaics
JULIE HYSLOP DESIGNER JEWELLER – Bespoke original sterling silver jewellery
BRIDGET WEBSTER DESIGN – Jewellery and accessories
CREATIVE LASER – Laser cut jewellery and gifts
NATIONAL BUTTERFLIES – Hand cut paper butterflies
SHEA AROMA – Organic cosmetics
ANDLOLITA – Contemporary bold statement jewellery
ANA HERRANZ-MOLINA JEWELLERY – Handmade silver jewellery
LYNSEY WALTERS – Textile jewellery & hair accessories
WEEAGA – Unique handmade ceramic jewellery
BIRDS NEST SOUP – Needle felted animals, miniature taxidermy, greeting cards
PRETTY PAPER PETALS – Paper flower decorations and bouquets
WELLBEING TREASURE – Unique & creative jewellery & cards
LUCKY CLOUD SKINCARE – Botanical, handmade natural skincare
DEPENDS ON THE DAY UPHOLSTERY – Customised tweed furniture and cushions
SARAH NELSON JEWELLERY – Unique 3d printed and silver jewellery range
SARAPHIR – Crochet and card designs
VERONIKA JURECKOVA – Decoupage and knitted accessories
CUTE TOOTS – Funky babies & kids accessories
ALEXANDRA & RONNY – Beach glass jewellery and felt items
ZEPH BLAIR – Silver & enamelled jewellery and felt Christmas decorations
KIRSTY EAGLESFIELD – Contemporary jewellery and silverware

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