We are a learning community of people from all backgrounds. We are makers and change makers. We are ambassadors for our collective values and each fulfil different roles.

OUR CREW – help us deliver our purpose and aims

  • Participants and apprentices: folk who are part of a specific programme involving practical skill and personal development
  • Volunteers in our workshop: currently a wide range of folk who contribute to GalGael by undertaking diverse tasks
  • Staff: sessional, part-time and full-time folk based in Glasgow and Argyll; responsible for nurturing GalGael’s culture and overseeing day-to-day systems and tasks to ensure smooth running
  • Governance team: trustees serving in a voluntary capacity on two boards (Trust and Enterprise) to ensure robust governance and overall sustainability of GalGael


  • Those who join us for our regular gatherings especially our Thursday open workshop and meal
  • Makers: folk who rent workshop space
  • Kinship Members: folk who contribute to the realisation of GalGael’s vision through regular giving
  • Friends, Guest and Supporters: People who walk with us and seek to offer encouragement and support; including via social media