Own Art makes it easy and affordable to buy contemporary art and craft. Own Art is Creative Scotland's loan scheme. You can borrow from £100 up to £2,500 at 0% APR repayable over 10 months in equal monthly installments.

* The money can be put towards original paintings, sculpture and prints. You must be 18 years or over and be a UK resident and can apply via Gallery Heinzel, one of the network of over 300 UK galleries supporting the scheme.

*Subject to status. Terms & conditions apply.


Dorothy Bruce

Dorothy Bruce was born in Wisconsin, gaining her Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art from the Minneapolis School of Art. She has lived and worked in Scotland for over 25 years, embracing the country's unique and striking landscapes and coastal scenes. Her vivid canvases explore the continually shifting light and the sparcity of much of the Northern Highlands. Her work has been seen at one-woman shows on the West Coast, Glasgow, Edinburgh, and Group Exhibitions throughout Scotland and England, including the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour.