There are 20 studios at Fire Station Creative which have been let out to painters, graphic designers, jewellers, illustrators, textile designers, 

uphosterers, print makers and photographers.

The Fire Station Creatives form the heart of this creative hub. Our ambition is to support them and add volume to their collective voice. 

The studios are normally closed to the public - with visits by invitaiton only. 

The email addresses and website links of our makers are displayed in the cafe, so if you would like to discuss a commission or have a look at recent work just get in touch with artist directly. 


Twice a year, the artists open their studios to the public for a weekend so you can come in, have a browse around, meet the makers and even buy an art work if the mood takes you. Sign up to our mailing list to make sure you find out when the studios are open (link on bottom of page).



WE ARE ALWAYS LOOKING FOR NEW PEOPLE TO JOIN OUR CREATIVE COMMUNITY AND STUDIO SPACES BECOME AVAILABLE REGULARLY. GET IN TOUCH IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO JOIN US.  PLEASE COMPLETE THE APPLICATION FORM BELOW AND SEND TO 


Email classroom@firestationcreative.co.uk

STUDIO APPLICATION FORM.pdf
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FIONA BAYLISS 

Fi is an artist and art tutor currently offering classes and workshops in Acrylic Painting, Drawing and Watercolour in Studio 1. In her own artwork, she loves to focus on landscapes, seascapes and natural forms using a variety of media.






IAN MOIR 

Ian is a painter, trained at Glasgow School of Art, living in Dunfermline. He works in a range of subjects, using oils on slate, wood, canvas and stone. He has exhibited in Edinburgh, Glasgow, London and USA.







ANGELA LEAROYD

Angela works in silver She uses stones with matt finishes and interesting markings and inclusions.Sometimes inspiration for shapes and texture comes directly from the stone.Much of her work is inspired by Mid Century fabrics, mirrors and furniture.Her jewellery combines bold, simple, often repeating shapes and negative space, with interesting and unusual gemstones.

www.angelalearoydjewellery.com

CLARABELLA CHRISTIE

Claire studied printed textiles and surface design at Glasgow School of Art. Her product range includes, bespoke furniture, accessories and lighting.  Claire new collection celebrates the architectural diversity of Dunfermline.  An experienced tutor she also hosts sewing classes from her studio at the Fire Station. 

www.clarabellachristie.co.uk

LINDA PETTIE

Linda Pettie is working with oils and palette knives, creating fictional expressionist-style landscapes. She paints gesturally with an emphasis on capturing fleeting moments of light and colour in her mountain, woodland and water scenes.


www.lindapettie.com


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 DAVID ANTHONY BARR


David is an awarded painter who graduated from Edinburgh College Of Art in 2008. After taking a break from painting to focus on music David has began creating action portraits. Loosely drawing influence from contrasting movements Abstract Expressionism & Pop Art. 

PHOTOJENNIK

Jenni is a photographer of characters - her portraits of children, brides and individuals sing out and celebrate poignant moments in lives. She offers studio or on site photography for private or corporate clients.

 



RUTH WALLS

Ruth works in many mediums, with a particular interest in textiles, and 3 dimensional form. she is currently working on a commercial range of home accessories using Harris Tweed.




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OLGA KRASANOVA

Olga is an awarded artist who works from her studio here at the Fire Station and the Printmakers Workshop Dunfermline.Her style has been described as"simple yet striking designs seem to have strong roots in the folk art of her native country. they are fresh, direct and expressive". 
CALLUM MICHIE

Callum is a photographer who has set up a dark room at Fire Station Creative. He uses his studio time to explore black and white darkroom processes.



 

 

CAROLINE FINLAY

Caroline is inspired by her natural surroundings and the sea. Her work is mainly in silver and enamel and she is particularly interested in marking the surface of her pieces. Her work is widely available across the UK.



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VANESSA GIBSON

Vanessa has a degree in Interior Environmental Design from DJCAD. Her unique work is inspired by song lyrics and she uses furniture and handmade books as a canvas. She is very proud to have transformed an Oor Wullie for the Bucket trail.



MARION BARRON

Marion is a painter, currently painting in oils on canvas or linen. She enjoys working on a large scale, taking inspiration for her work from architecture and the contemporary urban environment.




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LOUISE HOWITT

Louise is a jeweller who works in sliver and 18ct gold.  Her jewellery has a strong emphasis on texture, decorative pattern and shape.  Louise also incorporates gemstones as a source of colour. Louise produces small design ranges and one-off peices.  All of her work is handmade and carefully finished.

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VAL RUSSELL 

Val's work is inspired by the flood of images either wanted or unwanted that enter our homes via the television, internet, or facebook all of which have a narrative.

 

 

 

 

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SARAH BROADFOOT

Graphic Artist and Printmaker.

Sarah graduated from Liverpool John Moores School of Art in 2010 with a degree in Graphic Arts. Sarahs work focuses on telling stories through image and dialogue. Her work is bright, colourful and mostly watercolours with digital manipulation. She is currently experimenting with relief printing techniques too. 

JENNIFER MURPHY

Jen is developing her creative practice and is currently exploring a wide range of textures and styles in multi-media including portraiture and the art of body casting. She is open to commissions for both.



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MICHELE DAYKIN

Michele has recently graduated from Fife College and is currently working under the mentorship of Caroline Finlay. Michele's work focusses on textures and layering. 




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RUTH NAY

Drawing is fundamental to Ruth's work. She often visits sites over a long period of time making the interruption a point of inspiration in her images. Ruth focuses on paintings and print making. 



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PAULA GRAHAM 

Set up in 2015, Porcupine Upholstery offers a specialist service and showcases some original designs.

Paula has a degree in interior design and has subsequently qualified with AMUSF. She is currently working towards her Diploma certification. Restoring a much loved chair or footstool is her passion. Commissions taken.

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JOHN PETTIE

For the last few years John has been exploring abstraction in his work. He tries to include new elements when he can, and uses the process to find visual instincts he can apply more widely in the future.





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KAREN MACGREGOR

Initially inspired to take up jewellery making during a visit to the Isle of Tiree.  Karen still finds that her creations tend to be born of beach combing expeditions and island observations. Bringing new life to objects left behind by the tide has formed the basis of her current collection.

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NICOLA HENDERSON

Nicola graduated from Fife College Jewellery course in 2014 and is mentored by Caroline Finlay, at Studio 8. She uses silver and stonesetting in her work which is inspired by the built environment.




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TOM CRIELLY

A comic and graphic artist Tom works across all aspects of graphic design, web design and illustration and is always looking for new and interesting commissions.





Get in touch - email us at ian@firestationcreative.co.uk or visit us at Fire Station Creative, Carnegie Drive, Dunfermline, KY12 7AN

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