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OUR AIM

To train the next generation of kilt makers, improve the standard of traditional kilt making and to ensure that this long-established craft does not die out. 

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The Edinburgh Kiltmakers Academy are proud to announce our new course dates for 2019  We will be running three courses on a Tuesday,  Wednesday and Thursday.

These courses will run from:

19th March - 6th September

To register your interest, please complete this application form, select which open day you would like to attend and send to edinburghkiltmakersacademy@gmail.com 

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The Course

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TRADITIONAL KILTMAKING

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MEET OUR STUDENTS 

"My gran is a seamstress, my mum worked with textiles – so it runs in my blood. "

Meet James

"I’ve learned a lot. A lot of new things to learn because I’m not Scottish... so when I came here I didn’t know anything about kilts!"

Meet Kiki

"I am going to start advertising myself as a kiltmaker as an addition to my bridalwear."

Meet Joanne

"I have a guest house with a website and I think I will add that there is now a Kiltmaker in residence!"

Meet Catherine

"I thought to myself “I don’t want to be stuck behind a computer” so this course is what I wanted to do… and here I am!"

Meet Kirsty

"I HAVE GROWN A REAL PASSION FOR SCOTLAND"

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