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Shetland Arts Trustee vacancyRead MoreSeptember 24, 2016

Fancy helping to guide Shetland Arts? A trustee vacancy is available to do just that!

Free workshop on international salesRead MoreSeptember 24, 2016

If you are interested in selling more internationally, this free workshop in Lerwick might just be what you are looking for.

An intern called DaisyRead MoreSeptember 24, 2016

In a first for the studio, a young intern who rejoices in that lovely name "Daisy" has come up for a month.

Vintage kilo salesRead MoreSeptember 24, 2016

Have you heard of vintage clothing kilo sales? I hadn't for years until an article on the BBC News website caught my attention.

Wool Week is here. Read MoreSeptember 24, 2016

For the past few weeks everyone has been buzzing and busy with preparations for Wool Week 2016. The Big Day has finally arrived.

Tweed research projectRead MoreSeptember 17, 2016

This weekend we have been putting up our show of Shetland Tweed and research we are doing into the history of the fabrics from these islands.

The lost songs of St KildaRead MoreSeptember 17, 2016

A pensioner, Trevor Morrison, recorded some of the songs that he had been taught by a former resident of St Kilda, and now those songs have become an instant seller.

A Shetlander's Fair Isle graph bookRead MoreSeptember 17, 2016

Last weekend, at the end of FestiYell, the studio was open for visitors. Two friends came by and they had a fantastic present for us!

Jan Tait and the BearRead MoreSeptember 17, 2016

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Last year I was very lucky to be part of an opera performance in Yell; Jan Tait and the Bear.

Jan Tait and the BearRead MoreSeptember 17, 2016

Last year I was very lucky to be part of an opera performance in Yell; Jan Tait and the Bear.