Michael Cardew. "If you are lucky, and if you live long enough, and if you trust your materials and you trust your instincts, you will see things of beauty growing up in front of you, without you having anything to do with it."
Festival Programme at Gayfield Square. Three exhibitions are running alongside a series of free Twilight Talks. India Street: Newly commissioned textile designs providing a critical response to The Bombay Sample Book in the National Museum of Scotland's archive. Making Well: An exhibition by ceramic artist Carol Sinclair, looking at the importance of memory. Garden Party: leading design from Scotland and Holland. 2 August to 11 September, 11am to 6pm daily.