Arts & Crafts

The arts and crafts groups on the Isle of Raasay.

All our Arts & Craft events will we advertised under the News & Events.

Raasay Community Art Project

Community Art Project

In 2016 some of the Crafters joined with the children of Bun Sgoil Ratharsair (Raasay Primary School) working to produce a Community Art Project. They produced a stylised map of Raasay with individual items representing places on the island.

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Wooden Clocks

Made in Raasay

The Isle of Raasay has a thriving Arts and Crafts scene. There are many talented artisans living on the island and in 2015 a group of them got together to start occasional Craft Fairs, under the banner.

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Raasay Tartan

Isle of Raasay Tartan

An off-shoot from the Community Art Project was the design and registration of the 'Isle of Raasay Tartan'. The rationale behind it was that, while the historical significance of the MacLeods of Raasay is recognised, many of the present day islanders have no affiliation to the clan MacLeod and certainly the vast majority of visitors to the island have no connection with any clan.

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