Eigg Box Hubbers

Ten creative businesses on Eigg are currently being funded through Eigg Box by Creative Scotland for a year of talent and business skills training, mentoring and support.

Johnny Lynch – as well as performing as Pictish Trail, Johnny also runs Lost Map Records

Sarah Boden – a former journalist, writing a book based on her life on Eigg as a sheep farmer

Damian Helliwell – a musician and composer, Damian has built a new recording studio business

Gabe McVarish – a traditional musician, tutor and composer developing a new music business on Eigg

Karl Harding – an established carpenter and painter, Karl makes high quality hunting  and decorative knives

Jenny Robertson – an expert cobweb lace knitter of wedding veils and shawls, Jenny also spins her own wool from local fleece

Frances Carr – having studied stained glass, Frances is now developing her skills to create a new glass business

Libby Barnden – an experienced textile artist, Libby makes unique felt pet portraits on a commission basis

Ben Cormack – a well established graphic designer, Ben has built a new aerial photography business

Joe Cormack – musician with Pictish Trail and heavy metal band Massacre Cave, Joe is also a sound engineer

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