Previous New Skills

Catch up on our previous New Skills videos

Lighting Design with Amy Crawford

Join designer Amy Crawford for an intro to lighting design and acrylic etching, inspired by the exhibition 'Night Fever: Designing Club Culture'.

Find out more about Amy's work on Instagram and online.

Mural design on the side of a tenement block.

Mural Design with Fraser Gray

Join designer Fraser Gray for an intro to mural design and scaling images up for any type of canvas.

Find out more about Fraser's work on Instagram and online.

image of building on an iPad.

Architectural Photography with David P Scott

Join designer David P Scott of Burn Box Studio and learn the basics of using photography and editing to bring architectural images to life.

Find out more about David's work on Instagram and online.

Saturn Satannis in an orange devilish themed costume.

Drag with Saturn Satannis

Join Saturn Satannis, the shapeshifting demon queen of Dundee, for this New Skills workshop during LGBT History Month Scotland. Hear about their design story and learn how a striking lewk through make up, prosthetics, jewellery, props and digital design.

Find out more about Saturn's work on Instagram.

Bird's eye-view of woman sitting at a table.

Paper Cutting with Laura

Join designer Laura Sayers for an intro to papercut illustration and design. Hear about Laura's design story and learn how to create your own intricate pieces through colour exploration, paper layer and picking the right scissors.

Find out more about Laura's work on Instagram or her website.

Comic book illustration of different people.

Comics with Catriona

In our very first New Skills video, join comic illustrator Catriona Laird to hear their personal design story and explore how to create characters and design comic panels through sketching, inking, thumbnail layouts and speech bubbles.

Find out more about Catriona's work on Twitter or on their website.

This project is supported by the Mathew Trust