Training Programmes



Public Art

Events & Installations


Community Outreach

Rags to Riches provides affordable community outreach services for organisations in and around Glasgow. We work with groups to deliver bespoke educational and training services that are not only beneficial to building participants’ confidence and skill development, but also raise awareness of the importance of the circular economy, creativity and upcycling in the fight to save the planet. 

We offer an extensive variety of community outreach programmes for organisations including:

  • Sewing, knitting, weaving and macrame workshops
  • Furniture making/upcycling workshops
  • Professional and start-up training
  • Consultations and presentations about upcycling in the community
  • Events and campaigning
  • Public art installations
  • Bespoke playgrounds
  • Tailor-made outdoor furniture
  • Corporate team building and development

To find out more about our Community Outreach Services or to make an enquiry – click here!

Previous Projects & Events

Over the years we have organised and hosted a brilliant collection of fun, creative and exciting events with upcycling and community engagement at their core.

From upcycled fashion shows with emerging and established designers to entire orchestras made from rubbish, we look to waste to deliver key events and art installations that raise awareness of the importance of creativity in the fight for our environment, social inclusion and empowerment.

Take a look at some of the projects we have organised below.

People we’ve worked with

Over the years we have worked to deliver various projects in partnership with over 70 schools, community organisations and businesses in and around Glasgow. See some of the people we’ve worked with below:


Community Outreach Booking Form

We offer a full range of community outreach workshops and courses that are designed to upskill and educate. To enquire about working with us to deliver creative, eco-focused workshops and courses for your community and/or organisation please fill in the form below and someone from the Rags to Riches team will be in touch to discuss your enquiry.