Pottery making in Dumfries Museum

Dumfries Museum The Observatory, Rotchell Road, Dumfries

Clay Works in the museum: have a go at making pottery and use a potter’s wheel Clay Works studio will be setting up a ‘pop up’ pottery experience in Dumfries Museum. Have a go on a potter’s wheel and make a clay bowl using stamps and paints. All items can be fired afterwards and collected […]

Free

Sanquhar Knitting in Dumfries Museum

Dumfries Museum The Observatory, Rotchell Road, Dumfries

A celebration of Sanquhar Knitting – see how it is done Dumfries Museum has many excellent examples of wonderful Sanquhar knitwear. We are very pleased to be able to host a special display of Sanquhar knitting in Dumfries Museum and to have a talented Sanquhar knitter within the museum to demonstrate how the knitwear is […]

Free

An evening with Dumfries Women’s Signwriting Squad

Dumfries Museum The Observatory, Rotchell Road, Dumfries

Explore signs in Dumfries old and new with photos from the museum collection and from about town. This evening will include a look at ‘ghost signs’ (signs which are only visible when a shop sign is removed). There will be lots of opportunities for discussion and interaction. You can even have a go at signwriting […]

Free