Marie Smith The Artisan Bothy & Smith Wild Photo


Award winning business woman and multi-business owner.

Having more than one business sure means there is rarely a dull moment. Here is a wee peek into my main business strands:

Artisan Bothy: my creative side and award-winning core business. Upcycling furniture and upholstery. Retail and commissions. Winner of Moray's Most Enterprising Business 2021. Find me on

Smith Wild Photo: inspired by our love of wildlife photography, I am excited about our business, selling unique prints and fine art. With profits donated to causes in the UK and overseas via our ‘profits for projects’ initiative Find us on

You will also find me writing on occasion as She Wordsmiths: published in travel and photography magazines, and a writer in travel, food, lifestyle and personal reflection publications on Medium. Find me at

Some of my other accomplishments include MBW Moray Business Woman 2015, MBW Most Enterprising Business 2021, past president of Moray Business Woman 2017 as well as a life changing trek for charity in the Moroccan Sahara (2017) followed by volunteering in South Africa (2018).

Sector: Creative arts and design

Marie Smith
TypeSole Trader
Head officeBallindalloch

How to find Marie

Gallowhill Cottage, Glenlivet Ballindalloch AB37 9DL

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