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The sound of lightRead MoreOctober 29, 2014

Across in Germany, sunlight is being changed into sound.

Drawing in threadsRead MoreOctober 29, 2014

The artist Nike Schroeder continues our theme of rainbow threads with her works which emulate dripping paint.

Under Milk WoodRead MoreOctober 29, 2014


Dylan Thomas' "play for voices" has just been on the telly in a unique presentation which spans the Northern Hemisphere.

Rainbows, rainbows everywhereRead MoreOctober 25, 2014

It is the height of the rainbow season in Shetland when the rain and the sun makes for masses of colour in the sky.

Laokoon's moving textile sculpturesRead MoreOctober 25, 2014

Our friends at designboom.com have sent an email with a sculpture which moves and undulates, twists and turns.

Time to change the clocksRead MoreOctober 25, 2014


It is the last day of summer... officially.

Morris' Strawberry ThiefRead MoreOctober 24, 2014

William Morris' pattern The Strawberry Thief has been turned into a game for the iPad.

The textile tours 2014Read MoreOctober 23, 2014


Our final textile tour has just ended. Three a year, each one different and each one enjoyable.

Out of this worldRead MoreOctober 23, 2014

The sounds of space are now available for free on the internet.

A man after our own heartsRead MoreOctober 18, 2014

Although this collector is fictional, we share the ethos and the joy of collecting!