Association of Blairgowrie Craftworkers

events in 2016

Our craft fairs are free entry on the door although we have a silver collection that is donated to a chosen local charity.

Craft demonstrations may also be held.

Spring craft fair

Sat 30 April

10am to 4pm

Town Hall, Blairgowrie

Members host own tables

Refreshments available

Members Table Cost £12

Summer craft fair

Sat 30 July

10am to 4pm

Town Hall, Blairgowrie

Members host own tables

Refreshments available

Members Table Cost £12

4 day craft fair

Thu 27 to Sun 30 October

10am to 4pm

Town Hall, Blairgowrie

Annual 4 day fair including unique christmas gifts.

Refreshments available

Members Table Cost £30

about us

The Association of Blairgowrie Craftworkers (ABC) was formed in 1987 by a few individuals who, making crafts at home as a hobby, wanted an outlet and so organised a craft fair. Since then the number of members has grown and includes many active craftworkers making a diverse range of handmade crafts such as ceramics, jewellery, textiles, soaps and woodwork.

Today the ABC organises and participates in craft fairs across Perthshire and Tayside and our members - many of whom now come from beyond Blairgowrie town - participate in fairs and shows across Scotland.

Some members do their crafting as a hobby and others as part of their own business and make sales thought their websites. You can find out more at members sales.

Is your product handmade by you and different to our existing members?

Is your product finished to a high standard?

Then why not consider joining us!

Apply for membership and we will be in touch

Interested in joining us?

becoming a member

If what you make is different to that of existing members and finished to a high standard, why not apply to join us?

As a member you can sell at our craft fairs and get a free listing in our brochure and on our website. Membership costs £15 per year, renewable in March. There is also a fee to have a stall at each craft fair. See events for details.

Once your application has been received,  we will be in touch to arrange a time to view examples of your work.

Membership Application Form   

Tell us about what you make

Please provide any links to websites/social media pages where we can view your work 

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A member of the committee will contact you in due course.

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Contact us

If you have a query, the easiest way to get in touch is to complete the online contact form below.

To apply for membership, please complete the application form.

Alternatively you can telephone:

Tracie Dick (Chair) 07804 240861
Jennifer Sneddon (Treasurer) 01828 640140

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members sales

Some of our members are happy to take commissions and may also promote their work on their own websites and social media pages, as listed below.

Please contact members directly with any queries or requests.

Rachel Bower

Fused Glass Design

Practical fused glass using a unique combination of fine materials, genius and a dash of inspiration

Lorna Brown


Harris Tweed bags, accessories and fabric quilts

Pam Canning

Agape Designs

Hand dyed and painted silk velvet and cotton scarves, silk ties and jewellery, embroidered & felted gifts & hangings. Commissions welcome.

Eileen Clason

It's Only Natural

Organic soaps and creams, bath and beauty products.

Tracie Dick

TartanTED Crafts

Crochet flower art, bags, gifts and decoupage frames. Orders and commissions welcome

Jud Pollock

Tea with Jud

Handmade pottery and tableware. Workshops available.

Nancy Poole

Mixed Crafts

Encaustic Art workshops by arrangement

Ann Smith

Ann Smith Art

Creating  wool felt art and crafts  by using a combination of wet and needle felting.

Pat and Darrel Townsend


Woodturning by Darrel and Photography by Pat

Members Craft Fair Set Up

Members will be notified of the details to set up each craft fair by email.