The Arran Theatre and Arts Trust and the organisers of the Arran Open Studios weekend would like gratefully to acknowledge the assistance provided by North Ayrshire Council in the creation of this web site.
We would also like to give ‘a big thank you’ to all of our advertisers. The support of these local organisations is hugely appreciated and we hope that by working together we all continue to thrive in our beautiful island community.
Please consider using or visiting these businesses and initiatives if you are visiting Arran for the Open Studios weekend.
Arran Arts Heritage Trail
Explore the Arran landscapes and iconic artists who form this brand new art trail.
Arran Art Trail
Come and discover Arran’s creative studios, workshops and galleries…
Unique Arran Landscapes.
Commercial print agents – working with the leading UK trade printers.
The largest independent outdoor retailer on the West Coast of Scotland.
Arran Sense of Scotland
Home, Bath and Body Fragrance inspired by our unspoiled way of life on the Isle of Arran.
Arran Art Gallery
Arran Art Gallery holds the largest stock of original art to be found on the island; and possibly the largest in Scotland.
Arran Gift Box
From evoking treasured memories to exploring the island for the first time, no matter what the motivation, an Arran Gift Box is sure to inspire and thrill any recipient.
Arran Self Storage
We can store anything for any length length of time required.
Bay Kitchen & Stores
Contemporary groceries and more.
Chameleon Ladies Boutique
We stock stylish, affordable collections & accessories from handpicked brands to meet a range of budgets and styles.
COAST Discovery Centre
Dive straight into Scotland’s first Marine Protected Area visitor centre.
Family run and sustainably focussed restaurant, bar, bistro and music.
Hotel / Bistro / Bar – a taste of luxury on the Isle of Arran.
Beach inspired gifts for your home and for you.
James Chocolate Shop
Chocolates hand made on the Isle of Arran.
Johnston's Arran Bookroom
Collectible Scottish and out of print Arran and nautical books, yachting, diving, shipwreck, naval.
Arran based distillery with cafe, tours and tastings.
Award winning, independent distillery with cafe, tours and tastings.
Lively, family-run pub with en suite rooms near Brodick ferry terminal on the Isle of Arran.
Family run cafe and restaurant which is literally on the shore at Whiting Bay, Arran.