Fraser Anderson's Orkney Hand Crafted Furniture workshop in Kirkwall
Pier Arts Centre, Stromness
Sheila Fleet Jewellery, Kirkwall
The Workshop and Loft Gallery, St Margaret's Hope, South Ronaldsay, Orkney
Explore arts and culture attractions in Orkney and see for yourself the amazing finished products inspired by the beautiful island landscapes.
From the sea to the sandy beaches, the scenery of Orkney has caused many arts and crafts to be created. Visit the galleries, pottery workshops and arts centres to admire the different works.
See one of the UK's most impressive collections of 20th century British art at the Pier Arts Centre in Stromness, watch the skilled "Harray potter" produce hand-thrown pots and ceramics or shop for a new piece of jewellery, designed by one of the country's most acclaimed designers, Sheila Fleet. There are a selection of great arts and culture attractions throughout Orkney, whether you want to admire artworks, buy jewellery and crafts or even take part in a class or workshop yourself.
Take a look through the information listings and plan a trip to Orkney’s arts and culture attractions.
The Orkney Folklore & Storytelling Centre engages audiences through Orkney Storytelling Evenings & family workshops of island legends, lore & social customs through traditional music, song & dance & join a town or coastal walks (STGA qualified)
Enjoy a unique hands-on link to the past. Visitor Centre talks, displays & artefacts guide you through 6000 years of Orkney's pre-history since the last Ice Age.
Stunning coastal walk. Gift shop, hot drinks, snacks & picnic area.