Decorative arts celebration at college

A painting craft institution that was founded by painting and decorating lecturers in 1955 will be celebrating its 60th anniversary with a public event at Granton Campus on 16 and 17 October 2015.

The Scottish Association of Painting Craft Teachers (SAPCT) will be celebrating its milestone year with a Decorative Arts Event in the Hub at Edinburgh College Granton Campus. Members of the SAPCT will also be demonstrating their work and explaining the training given to painting and decorating apprentices. There will be stalls at the event run by employers, the Construction Industry Training Board, tools and paint manufacturers plus more.

This event is open to the public and ideal for anyone who is interested in, or already working in, the painting and decorating industry.

The event will take place 9:30 am – 5:00 pm on Friday 16 October and 9:30 am – 2:30 pm on Saturday 17 October. Entry is free.