Why do we open our studios?

I’m so excited! I have tickets for the Grayson Perry show in Edinburgh. Perry is a hero of mine in the world of art for two reasons: he is known for ceramics and textiles (my main loves), and he can express complex ideas in an accessible way, showing great eloquence and humour. He is one […]

Glass art in Perthshire

Lesley Bruce has won Best in Show at the POS Summer Exhibition at Birnam Arts. “I love making my art from scraps of glass and ceramics. The possibilities are endless, from indoor and outdoor pieces which catch the light and make you smile” Lesley said. Although the Jellyfish glass art sold at the exhibition, Lesley […]

We are back!

“The Perthshire Open Studios Festival is back! It’s been a difficult few years, but our artists are ready and waiting to meet visitors. With 120 artists involved from the 6th to 11th September, we are celebrating Perthshire’s makers in all their glory” announced Heather Budge-Reid, Chair of POS. “After consulting Perthshire artists there have been […]

Festival Showcase exhibition, 2nd-11th September

The Perthshire Open Studios Festival Showcase opens on 2nd September at The Barn Gallery by Perth. “If you don’t think you will get to all 120 artists who are taking part in the Festival, then visit our Festival Showcase to help you decide who to visit“ explained Heather Budge-Reid, Chair of POS. Artists taking part […]