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Craft Town Scotland, West Kilbride

(2.6/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web)
WKCIL established Scotland's first Craft & Design town (now known as Craft Town Scotland) as the core element of a suite of initiatives aimed at revitalising the town centre.

AIMS: Arts & Cultural Development

- to have West Kilbride recognised as a centre for quality and distinctiveness in craft and design

- to stimulate wider interest in the arts, crafts and design and provide a basis for community learning and participation

- to provide studio space and gallery outlets for graduate and professional makers / designers

- to establish and develop a major regional facility that provides craft exhibitions, education and activities

- to attract other artistic and cultural initiatives to the town, to complement the established craft and design businesses
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TripAdvisor
  • A visit to Largs is well worth a visit.If you a looking for a good meal Nardinis is first class.with lovely views across the Clyde.If you have time it is well worth taking the ferry over to Millport.I...  more »
  • Great to visit venue displaying local crafts , with pottery, woodwork, textiles and jewellery. A place to pick up something unique.  more »
  • Over the past few years we had called on our annual visit to Largs and bought various items from the shops,but we have seen over the past couple of years how the town has completely lost its way and n...  more »
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  • An exhibition centre and craft studios which include a silversmith, a weaver of Scottish weather, glass craft and basket maker. It's a great day out in Craft Town Scotland! Had a fab time, but make sure to come either Friday or Saturday as most of the studios are closed earlier in the week.
  • I would give an extra star if studio's were open. I was visiting on a Tuesday.. best days are Thursday, Friday & Saturday.. The centre is open 7 days a week.. plenty of varied ranged priced crafts available to suit all pockets. Many of which are desinged and made in the town. Nice cafe in the centre with some local or home-made products.
  • A great find ..... stunning crafts .... beautiful surroundings and great coffee