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An evening of classical voice and pianoRead MoreJuly 15, 2010

We are performing at UnstFest this year, singing Schumann's Dichterliebe and some other surprises! Date: Wed 21st July 2010 Venue: Methodist Chapel, Haroldswick Time: 7.30pm Price: Donations Haroldswick Methodist Chapel Welcome....

Knockando WoolmillRead MoreJuly 15, 2010

A friend has sent me the Knockando Woolmill Trust's newsletter, which I will put on the website for you to read, once I have permission. For more information on this interesting restoration project, goto http://www.knockandowoolmill.org.uk/...

Inspiration Walk and Printing on TextilesRead MoreJuly 8, 2010

For a really good reason, I am going to postpone the walk and printing on textiles event until September. Unexpectedly, I have a very important visitor coming and I won't be able to give my full attention to the class. So, we are going to hold the session in September when we will be using colour in...

Singing in the Wind Dog CafeRead MoreJuly 8, 2010

We have been in touch with a friend who is in Shetland for a holiday next week and really loves singing. So we are hosting a sing-song in the cafe at Gutcher on 15th July at 6pm until around 8pm to meet up and have a fun evening of learning new songs. Please come along if you are free, (let me know ...

Sew! It's the (end of) summer...Read MoreJuly 8, 2010

We are also postponing the sewing class until the first week of September so that more people will be free to come along. We will be making a tote bag and a napkin roll for cutlery. Perfect for indoor or outdoor eating! The new date is Sunday September 11th. Bring along your sewing machine and packe...

IslandSongs - the aftermath!Read MoreJuly 5, 2010

We are done! The event was fantastic and I have enjoyed listening over and over and over again to the video. Here is part of it for you to share.... Congratulations everyone. Flickr...

Rainstorms, jungle sounds and desert noises... in Unst?!Read MoreJuly 3, 2010

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First day of learning, rehearsal and preparation for IslandSongs done. Fantastic fun, wonderful group of singers, brilliant leadership from Lin, just amazing. Come along tomorrow to the Haroldswick Hall Sunday 4th July at 2:30 for the performance....

Shetland Arts and CraftsRead MoreJuly 1, 2010

Shetland Arts and Crafts has a new Facebook page which looks great and will put you in contact with lots of dynamic and interesting people who make craft pieces. To see the Facebook page, go to http://www.facebook.com/pages/Shetland-Arts-Crafts-Association/131900020174203...

IslandSongsRead MoreJuly 1, 2010

Lin is arriving tomorrow! Her flight has been cancelled due to fog so she is travelling up on the boat. I am very excited! It has been a long time in the planning for this one and it is so good to have someone so expert coming up to work with us. Roll on the weekend!...

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