Saturday, 13 October 2012

These brilliant illustrations are by Edinburgh College of Art MFA student Holly Sterling We're currently stocking her cards, mugs and brooches.

Saturday, 8 September 2012

Our next featured artist is Marchmont favourite Kittie Jones. Here's a sneaky peak at what to expect. You can see Kittie's work in the gallery from Wednesday 12th September, with screen prints, mono prints, cards and tea towels for sale.

Friday, 7 September 2012

These beautiful earrings and pendants are made by Leigh Shepherd designs. The earrings are made from six penny pieces and the pendants from wooden scrabble tiles, making each one individual. Each one comes in a small tin with a matching design! Perfect birthday presents. You can see more of Leigh's jewellery here or pop in to the gallery to see our full range.

Wednesday, 29 August 2012

Local illustrator Fiona Purves has launched her own business Paper Aeroplane. She dropped off some lovely new cards and prints last week. Have a look at her full range here

Saturday, 4 August 2012

Here's a few snaps of our freshly painted gallery together with Mina Braun and Rosie Walter's work as our featured artists during August. We've been hard at work all week painting, sanding, and moving furniture around. Pop in and see what you think!

Saturday, 28 July 2012

Our featured artists for August are Marchmont regulars Mina Braun and Rosie Walters. They are firn favourites here at the gallery and we're looking forward to having their lovely prints brightening up the gallery!Their work features imagined cities and landscapes to delve in to and explore. Each image tells a story in a world populated by a variety of animals, machinery, birds, divers and trees.

Here's a sneaky peek at what we can expect. Pop down from next Tuesday and have a look.
Dancing Girl by Mina Braun

City Ride by Rosie Walters

Friday, 15 June 2012

These cute creations are by Katherine Hayes and we have a large selection of different animals in earring, hairslide and badge form. Pop in and get some super cute accessories! You can see more of kat's creations on her etsy shop, Rat Kat Bean here.

We've got some lovely woodcut prints by Edinburgh illustrator James Albon in the gallery. James has just graduated from Edinburgh College of Art and his work was one of our favourites in the illustration degree show. You can see more of his work on his website or pop in to the gallery for a look at a selection of prints we have.

Thursday, 14 June 2012

Jess Bradley

Next week we are excited to begin showing the lovely linocuts that are the handiwork of local artists Jess Bradley. Jess is inspired by nature and the prints we will be exhibiting capture a wide range of British wildlife from Puffins to Woodpeckers. They are all printed by Jess on her very own printing press at her home in the Scottish Borders.

Friday, 4 May 2012

Gerry Gapinski's dark and brooding prints evoke a Burke and Hare era Edinburgh full of fog and dark goings on. They are available here in the gallery and soon to be shown in the Earl of Marchmont pub. They are proving popular with the locals who seem to have an affinity with the darker side of edinburgh life.

These lovely bold prints are new from local Edinburgh artist Hipster Spinster The peacock is currently brightening up our window along with a wise old owl.

Friday, 23 March 2012

One of our favourite artists Eleni Kalorkoti is leaving the cold behind and heading for the sunnier and more exciting climate of Paris in a week or so...lucky her! She has a mega sale in her online shop before it closes indefinately so head over there for a bargain. Alternatively we will still be stocking birdy cards and prints so pop in to the gallery for those.

This beautiful collection of jewellery has been designed by Lovely Pigeon. We have necklaces, earrings and brooches with prices starting at £10. Also check out the exclusive Pigeometry window display in The Red Door Gallery if you're passing that way.

Friday, 16 March 2012

It's Mothers Day on Sunday! We've had lots of people buying last minute cards and presents today. If you've left it late don't despair. We have a great selection of gifts and cards including these lovely ones made by Alison Dickson.

Thursday, 8 March 2012

Rachel Elliott glassware

We now have in stock a range of wonderful glassware sculptures by Rachel Elliott. Her quirky designs will add a splash of colour and eccentricity to any room. They come in a variety of sizes and pattern combinations and are available either free standing or wall mounted. Here is a little taster...

Free standing leaf hare, 10 x 7 cm, £35

Small freestanding leaf fox, 8 x 17cm £45 


Wall mounted Oak tree, 14 x 19cm, £85

Thursday, 16 February 2012

Beautiful porcelain jewelley by Amanda Mercer just arrived

Our first order from the Scottish Trade Fair has just arrived.Amanda Mercer's delicate porcelain jewellery and sculpture is sure to be a hit with our customers...

 Envelope vases

Heart bird pendant

Friday, 10 February 2012

Love Cycling by Robbie Porter

Lavender heart decorations from Nkuku

A Bicycle made for Two card by Lucy Roscoe

Love Birds by Sophie Martin

Heres a few more Valentines Day gift ideas for you! Pop in for those last minute gifts and cards this weekend.

Saturday, 4 February 2012

It's that time of year again. Valentines Day! We've got some lovely cards by Sophie Elm available in the gallery, perfect to give to that special someone.

Wednesday, 18 January 2012

Exciting feature!

Lucy from the Booktree press has just informed us that her exquisite Carriage Clock currently displayed in our gallery is featured in Living Etc's Best Buys of 2012 (February 2012 issue) and also in an earlier issue of Homes & Gardens. How exciting...!

The clock features alongside contemporary products for your home from high street brands including IKEA, Muji and M&S with a few independent designers including Libby T Designs and of course the Booktree press!
Lucy Roscoe, 'Carriage Clock',  handcut paper, £48

Check out more of Lucy's work at