OOTB Abbeymount Studios

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Welcome to Out of the Blue’s craft and design courses at Abbeymount Studios. Our courses will enable you to explore, experiment, discover and develop your skills in areas of contemporary craft and design.  

Covid-19 update

Some classes, practice sessions and workshops have now resumed, appropriate to the spaces at Out of the Blue Abbeymount Studios. Bookings are being taken in accordance with Scottish Government guidelines.

You may also wish to check the organisers’ websites below for more information.

  • Out of the Blueprint

    Gocco Club

    Out of the Blueprint are excited to announce the launch of their brand new Gocco Club at Abbeymount Studios; a FREE week-long T-shirt making workshop for young people aged 18-24 who are in receipt of Universal Credit.

  • Moody Monday

    Screen Printing

    Moody Monday debuted to critical acclaim in 2014, led by designer and creative director Eliza Kesuma. All kinds of textile printing courses short to long term courses are available.

  • Helen Miles Mosaics

    Mosaic Making

    Helen Miles offers a range of different mosaic classes and workshops from weekly sessions and weekend taster workshops in her studio at Out of the Blue Abbeymount in Edinburgh to a six day summer residential course in Pelion, Greece.

  • Edinburgh Ceramics Workshop


    Edinburgh Ceramics Workshop run pottery classes and workshops to allow artists and makers to develop their clay practice in a supportive studio environment. All ECW teachers are fully qualified, art-trained potters with many years of teaching experience.