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A mussel suitRead MoreJanuary 21, 2017


Over in Iceland, artist Marina Rees has recreated a suit made from mussel shells...

Starting as we mean to go onRead MoreJanuary 21, 2017


This year we have started early with our workshops. A beginners session on a January Saturday morning brightened up the studio.

Crafts Council roundupRead MoreJanuary 21, 2017


The latest weekly roundup from the Crafts Council has all sorts of textile-related stories, including a knitter who creates jumpers which match the landscapes in his self-portraits!

A stitch through timeRead MoreJanuary 21, 2017


Swedish designer, Ulla-Stina Wikander, has been collecting cross-stitch for years and now has started to cover objects from the 1970's in these evocative textiles.

Business coursesRead MoreJanuary 21, 2017

Was your New Year's resolution to start a new business? There is plenty of support available in Shetland and here is what is coming up...

Textiles at the South Bank CentreRead MoreJanuary 14, 2017


The South Bank Members' Room and the Foyer in the Centre are host to two very different textile related shows.

Oil of swallowsRead MoreJanuary 14, 2017


The Royal College of Physicians in London is housed in a wonderful Modernist building. It also has a significant art and craft collection, including these apothecary jars.

Ann Sutton in Gallery OldhamRead MoreJanuary 14, 2017


Ann Sutton has a new exhibition in Gallery Oldham.

London loomRead MoreJanuary 7, 2017

If you live in London and fancy doing something a little creative, head on across to the London loom website.

John Lewis does weavingRead MoreJanuary 7, 2017


That well-known shop, John Lewis, has always had a fabric department, and this is a centrepiece in their London store.