Craft Trail

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MarkerZoe Davidson Jewellery

Address

Springfield Cottage
Backroad
Stromness
KW16 3AW

Phone: +44 (0) 7730 893625

Season

May - September

Open

Monday, Thursday, Friday 10am - 5pm

Outlets

Stromness - Our Stromness workshop

Sandwick - Skaill House

Pay By

Cash, Cheque, MasterCard, Visa Credit, Visa Debit, Maestro.

Notes

Work in progress throughout the year & customer parking available.

MarkerOrkneyinga Silversmiths

Address

Holland Cottage

Birsay
KW17 2NB

Phone: 01856 721359

Directions

From Stromness: follow signs for Birsay (A966), then for Bay of Skaill and Marwick. We are on the B9056 road in between the Bay of Skaill and Marwick Head. (at Isbister’s Stores crossroads, follow signs towards Birsay and Earl’s Palace).

From Kirkwall: head towards Stromness, then take the A986 towards Dounby and Birsay. 3 miles North of Dounby, turn left at Twatt Kirk (signposted Bay of Skaill, Marwick, RSPB Loons bird hide). Turn left again at the T junction (signposted Bay of Skaill) and look for our sign a few yards up the hill.

Season

Easter - end of September

Open

Monday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm. We’re usually here at other dates and times but ring first to be sure.

Outlets

Stromness - Waterfront Gallery

Price Range

From around £28

Pay By

Cash, cheque, Visa, Mastercard, Maestro

Notes

Mail order service available

MarkerFluke Jewellery

Address

Craiglands

Birsay
KW17 2ND

Phone: 01856 721 343

Directions

You can find Roger’s workshop off the B9056 between Marwick and the Bay of Birsay. Follow the Craft Trail Jewellery signs.

Season

Mid-April - September

Open

Monday - Friday, 11am - 5pm.

Outlets

Stromness - The Waterfront Gallery

St. Margaret's Hope - The Workshop & Loft Gallery

Kirkwall - The Ortak Shop

Price Range

From £10

Pay By

Cash, Cheque, Most Cards

Notes

Work in progress most days; Commissions undertaken; Forwarding service available

MarkerThe Woolshed

Address

Benlaw
Costa
Evie
KW17 2NN

Phone: 01856 751305

Directions

From Finstown: Turn off onto the A966 to Evie. Approx 3 miles after Evie you will see a Craft Trail sign on your left, turn up the hill and The Woolshed is the old steading at the top of the tarmac road.

Season

April - September

Open

Monday - Sunday, 11am - 6pm, April - September. Please phone first between October and March. Any other times by arrangement.

Outlets

Kirkwall - Ortak

South Ronaldsay - Tomb of the Eagles

Pay By

Cash, Cheque, Most Major Credit Cards

Notes

Mail order service available.

MarkerCastaway Crafts

Address

Rose Cottage

Dounby
KW17 2HT

Phone: 01856 771376

Directions

From Finstown: From Finstown on the Kirkwall to Stromness Road turn off onto the A986 to Dounby. Pass the Co-op in Dounby and we are by the Masonic Hall on the left hand side of the road.

Season

Open All Year

Open

Monday - Friday, 10am - 6pm. Saturday, 10am - 1pm. Extended opening times during Summer months, also includes Sundays.

Outlets

Kirkwall - Ortak, Odinstone, Christine Clarke’s, Judith Glue

Stromness - The Waterfront Gallery

St. Margaret's Hope - The Workshop & Loft Gallery

Rousay - Craft Hub

Pay By

Cash, Cheque or Card (Most accepted)

Notes

Mail order service available.

MarkerAlison Moore Designs

Address

Back Rd

Dounby
KW17 2HT

Phone: +44 (0)1856 771511

Directions

From Kirkwall: Enter Dounby with the Co-op on the left. Take the left turn just before the postbox and just after Castaway Crafts. Find us next to the builders yard.

Season

Open All Year

Open

Monday - Saturday, 10am - 4pm.

Outlets

Kirkwall - The Studio, The Longship

Stromness - The Waterfront Gallery

St. Margaret's Hope - The Workshop & Loft Gallery

Pay By

Cash and All Major Credit/Debit Cards

MarkerHarray Potter

Address

Fursbreck Pottery

Harray
KW17 2JR

Phone: 01856 771419

Directions

From South Ronaldsay/Kirkwall: Take the A965 towards Stromness; turn right at the A986 for two and 3/16th miles. The Pottery is a big whitish building with a huge red teapot painted high on the gable.

From Stromness: Take the A965 and turn left behind Maes Howe. Wind along the lovely Stoneyhill Road. After two and 1/3rd miles, left again for 307 meters.

Season

All Year

Open

Monday - Saturday, 9.48am - 5.51pm. Sunday, 1.47pm - 5.39pm.

Price Range

£1.25 - £507.38

Pay By

Cash, Credit Cards, Euros, Dollars, Kroner, Yen

MarkerMichael Sinclair Woodturner

Address

Howar
Grimeston
Harry
KW17 2JT

Phone: 01856 761099

Directions

From From the Kirkwall – Stromness Road A965: Take the Harray/Dounby turning A986 for 2 miles, take a left to Grimeston (2nd signed turn from main road). We are 300m on the left ‘MS Gallery’. GPS: 59⁰ 1’26”N 003⁰ 10’40.4”W (more accurate than postcode) Ample parking, level access.

Season

All Year Round

Open

April to Sept - Mon - Fri: 10am – 5pm; Sat/Sun: 11am – 4pm | Oct to March - Mon – Sat: 11am – 4pm (We are usually here at other times but ring first to be sure)

Price Range

From £15 upwards.

Notes

Work in Progress most days; commissions undertaken; coffee always on.

MarkerIngrid Grieve: Toumal Art Studio

Address

Toumal Art Studio

Orphir
KW17 2RB

Phone: 07810 720981

Directions

From Stromness: After the bridge turn right onto the A964 Orphir road and follow the road round through the Orphir village and look for the Toumal Art Studio sign about 1/2 a mile after the village on the left hand side.

From Kirkwall: Take the Orphir road and look for the Toumal Art Studio sign on the right hand side about 1/2 a mile before the Orphir village.

Season

May - October

Open

Thursday & Friday, 10.30am - 5pm.

Outlets

Orphir - Toumal Art Gallery

Pay By

Mastercard, Visa

Notes

Framed Prints & Cards Available

MarkerAurora Jewellery

Address

Old Finstown Rd

St Ola
KW15 1TR

Phone: 01856 871861

Directions

From East Mainland: We are one and a half miles out of Kirkwall on the Old Finstown Road c1 (A965) overlooking Scapa Flow.

From West Mainland: Drive past Finstown on A965 for 1.4 miles, turn right at Craft Trail jewellery sign. Turn left at the Craft Trail sign, drive on past Wideford Hill and you will see Aurora on the left.

Season

Open All Year

Open

Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm.

Outlets

Kirkwall - Aurora, Christine Clarke, W. Hourston

Stromness - The Quernstone

Pay By

Cash, Cheque, Switch, Major Credit Cards

Notes

Forwarding service available.

MarkerOrtak

Address

Great Western Road

Kirkwall
KW15 1AN

Phone: 01856 873201

Directions

From Kirkwall: Located on Great Western Road just a few minutes walk from the town centre.

Season

All year

Open

Monday - Friday, 9am - 4pm.

Outlets

Kirkwall - 10 Albert Street

Price Range

Jewellery from £15

Pay By

Cash, Cheque, all major credit cards

MarkerScapa Crafts

Address

12 Scapa Court

Kirkwall
KW15 1BJ

Phone: 01856 872517

Directions

We are halfway between Kirkwall Harbour and Highland Park Distillery. Follow our signs!

Season

All Year

Open

Monday - Friday, 10am - 5pm.

Outlets

Kirkwall - Scapa Crafts Workshop

Pay By

Cash, Cheque, Visa, Mastercard, Visa Debit

Notes

Work in progress throughout the year. Wheelchair access to Workshop.

MarkerOrkney Handcrafted Furniture

Address

Dellovo
New Scapa Road
Kirkwall
KW15 1BL

Phone: 01856 872998

Directions

Season

All Year

Open

Monday - Saturday, 9am to 5pm.

MarkerSheila Fleet Jewellery

Address

The Workshop

Tankerness
KW17 2QT

Phone: 01856 861 203

Directions

From Kirkwall: First left after airport, follow Craft Trail signs.

Season

Open All Year

Open

9am - 5pm, Monday - Saturday. 11am - 4pm, Sunday. (Jun to Aug Only).

Outlets

Kirkwall - Gallery at 30 Bridge Street

Pay By

Cash, Cheque, All Major Credit/Debit Cards

Notes

Jewellers and enamellers in action at Workshop Monday to Friday | Disabled access at Workshop

MarkerCelina Rupp

Address

Clovelly

Holm
KW17 2RU

Phone: 01856 781 770

Directions

From From Kirkwall: Take the A961 towards St Mary’s. After about 6 miles, turn left onto the minor road signposted ‘Biggings’ and follow the ‘Celina Rupp Jewellery’ signs.

Season

April-October

Open

10am – 5pm

Outlets

Lambholm - Orkney Wine Company

Kirkwall - Starlings

Kirkwall - Ortak

Burray - Orkney Fossil & Heritage Centre

MarkerVindlyse Gallery

Address

Vindlyse Gallery

St.Mary's
KW17 2RT

Phone: 01856 781441

Directions

From Kirkwall: Vindlyse Gallery is located in the village of St Mary’s, 7 miles south of Kirkwall on the A961.

Season

April - September

Open

Monday - Saturday, 2pm - 5pm.

Pay By

Credit cards and cheques.

Notes

Outwith opening hours it’s ‘open when open’ just ring the bell or phone 01856 781441 and arrange a viewing

MarkerThe Workshop and Loft Gallery

Address

Front Road

St. Margaret's Hope
KW17 2SL

Phone: 01856 831587

Directions

From Kirkwall: Take the A961 from Kirkwall across the Churchill Barriers to South Ronaldsay. At St. Margaret’s Hope, turn right and continue down into the village. Follow The Workshop signs to the Front Road.

Season

February - December

Open

Monday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm. (10am - 1pm in February).

Pay By

Cash, Visa, Mastercard, etc.

Notes

Forwarding service available.

MarkerHoxa Tapestry Gallery

Address

Hoxa

St. Margarets Hope
KW17 2TW

Phone: 01856 831395

Directions

From St. Margaret's Hope: Three miles from St. Margaret’s Hope. Follow the Craft Trail signs to Hoxa, up past the Smithy museum, out past the Sands o’ Wright beach. The Gallery overlooks Scapa Flow. Ample parking available.

Season

April - September

Open

Monday - Friday, 10am - 5.30pm. Saturday and Sunday, 2pm - 6pm.

Pay By

Cash, Cheque, Visa, Mastercard, Switch

MarkerHume Sweet Hume

Address

Pierowall

Westray
KW17 2BZ

Phone: 01857 677259

Directions

From Kirkwall: From Kirkwall Harbour take Orkney Ferries to Westray (crossing approx. 1 hour 20 mins) www.orkneyferries.co.uk or take a local flight from Kirkwall airport. Follow signs for Pierowall Village. Hume Sweet Hume sits facing the beach on the main road through the village. Just look for the Craft Trail signs.

Season

Open All Year

Open

Monday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm. (Season opening 2.30pm - 4.30pm)

Outlets

Kirkwall - The Longship

Stromness - The Quernstone

St. Margaret's Hope - The Workshop

Tankerness - Sheila Fleet

Pay By

Cash, Cheque, Switch and Major Credit Cards

Notes

Mail order available via website.

MarkerBill McArthur

Address

The Gallery in the Nortwa'
3 Lettan
Sanday
KW17 2BP

Phone: 01857 600 381

Directions

From the ferry at Loth take the road towards the Start Lighthouse but when you come to the sign at the turn-off for the lighthouse keep to the narrow main road which then takes a very steep left turn. Half a mile along this road you will see the Nortwa’ Studio signs on the left.

Season

No set hours, artist is happy to hold ‘open studio’ whenever he’s home, regardless of the time of year. An advance telephone call is advisable if you are planning a visit, as, weather permitting, the artist may have gone fishing.

Open

No set hours. An advance telephone call is advisable if you are planning a visit, as, weather permitting, the artist may have gone fishing.

Pay By

Cash, Cheque, PayPal

MarkerThe Crafthub (Community Interest Company)

Address

The Pier Workshop

Rousay
KW17 2PU

Phone: 01856 821 455

Season

February - December

Open

March to September - 6 days a week, 11am – 5.30pm (also Sundays from May) October to February - Mon to Fri - 1pm – 4pm (Closed January)

Pay By

Cash, cheque, paypal or most cards accepted.

Notes

Workshops/Events: Check website/facebook or phone for information Shop online at www.crafthuborkney.co.uk