About us

We source Artists, illustrators and crafty folks from all over Scotland for you!

Along with providing a custom picture framing service to local Artists for over 30 years we are passionate about promoting local Scottish Artists, it's culture and it's Castle's!

We currently stock & promote a collective of over 50 Artists from Edinburgh and beyond, who produce a unique range of Edinburgh & Scottish Art Prints, illustrations, ceramics and jewellery.

"Our aim is to give new and emerging Artists an introduction to and further develop skills in retailing, exhibition display, packaging and branding etc. We have assisted many artists increase their sales & career through our use of advertising, social media and of course our location in Edinburgh's Historic Candlemaker Row. 

We also liase with a  local fine art publisher to bring you new emerging artists with their creations fresh from the press.

We have also created Lackdhu Crafts Ltd. A social Enterprise headed up with Garry as Creative Director raising awareness of his own Learning difference with an emphasis on adult late diagnosis with Autism & Aspergers.

Our social media accounts have a new emphasis on Aspergers Art and autism in the workplace.

Were also posting positive and informative social messages on mental health and healthy life style choices.

Garry creative workaholic has used his autistic abilities to create, completely on his own many websites including highlighting the area and the makers, illustrators and the creative folks inhabiting candlemaker row, something he's very passionate about. His new site highlights his Aspie Photographic Adventures around Scotland and Edinburgh You can read his story soon we he re-creates his blog here, or there.

So "we" have a learning difficulty, we prefer "learning difference" which some find quite amusing at times! But we won't worry too much if you don't, regarding our typos, spelling and grammar mistooks full stop...