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The Knitting and Stitching ShowRead MoreJuly 29, 2014

Those of you who are in the know have realised that we are going to be at the Knitting and Stitching Show this year in October.

Small acts of kindnessRead MoreJuly 26, 2014

A lovely reader has sent in a link which has made us very happy at the studio.

Reactive inksRead MoreJuly 25, 2014

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Now, I like colour. Lots and lots of it. And so this project, courtesy of our mates across at designboom.com is just up my street.

Iconic houses animatedRead MoreJuly 24, 2014

Recently, while surfing the web looking at regeneration projects in the blighted city of Detroit, I stumbled across this site.

Judith WeirRead MoreJuly 22, 2014

The composer, Judith Weir, has been appointed Master of the Queen's Music.

The ancient art of modern graffitiRead MoreJuly 22, 2014

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We love graffiti. Those tags that people leave as modern day calling cards nowadays are better known as "street art" and have become a part of revitalising neighbourhoods across the world.

A concertRead MoreJuly 21, 2014

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The instrumental ensemble, ffancytunes, is based in Yell and are going to be performing this coming weekend in Lerwick.

Traditional craftsRead MoreJuly 20, 2014

Every so often the idea that traditional crafts are disappearing comes up in the media. We are alarmed by stories of the last person to make this or the final end of a craft that has existed for decades.

Electronic fabricRead MoreJuly 18, 2014

Here is an interesting project brought to our attention by the magic of Twitter via Angharad McLaren.

Talking to animalsRead MoreJuly 17, 2014

We are all storytellers. As artists and musicians we communicate through our disciplines, and as crafters we tell stories about the materials we use and in so doing give away a little of ourselves in the process. Now, it seems, animals are just like us.