Conceived as a social enterprise with a strong design ethic, UCC aims to restore skills in the local community through teaching simple manufacturing techniques to disenfranchised individuals and groups. Skills and techniques learned should be transferable to both home and work environments, enabling individuals to enjoy greater autonomy and choice in the community.
Universal Cloud Cover
Universal Cloud Cover is a design and manufacturing company based in Glasgow Scotland. Specialising in lighting, furniture and unique fixtures and fittings. Items are produced using traditional techniques, pipe bending, welding, braising and of course grinding. UCC aims to also provide training and employment opportunities to individuals suffering from mental illness, drug and alcohol issues or homelessness.
- Year Established: 2014
- Web site: Universal Cloud Cover