a good luck wish…

…to my little brother, the best brother one could possibly ask for. You’re simply amazing and this post is dedicated to you. Tonight you are going on an adventure, an …

Craft: The Secret Service

Last month I took to the stage at Craftscotland’s first conference, Craft Connected to talk to over 70 makers about why I believe Service Design matters to them. Here’s my story… …

Here’s tae us; wha’s like us?

Andrea Peach, a lecturer and craft historian at Gray’s School of Art in Aberdeen, is writing an academic paper entitled “Contemporary Craft and the Commodification of National Identity in Scotland …

The power of empathy

Three years ago today I was teaching first year design students at The University of Dundee. Those students are now going into fourth year. I am delighted that many of …