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Queen Victoria and a quiltRead MoreJuly 8, 2017
In 1892 a satin quilt was presented to Queen Victoria. This seemingly simple act was highly symbolic...
New books for the libraryRead MoreDecember 14, 2016
We have some new books to add to the collection, thanks to a generous gift from the US!
A New Zealand sojournRead MoreDecember 3, 2016
Craft and Visual Art meetingRead MoreJuly 4, 2015
If you are interested in visual art and craft, come along to a public meeting in a couple of weeks to chat with Shetland Arts.
Summertime visitors and stayersRead MoreJune 7, 2015
Shetland draws artists (excuse the pun!) and this month returning visitors are at The Booth in Scalloway.
The Magna Carta in stitchRead MoreMay 19, 2015
Medicine and the artsRead MoreMarch 11, 2015
A growing interest worldwide in the role of the arts in medicine is gathering pace. And now we can all learn more about it on Africa's first MOOC...
The art in textilesRead MoreFebruary 12, 2015
The internet is everywhere, it seems and isn't that fantastic! Here is some of what we found one evening while browsing the Web.
Paddy Hartley - 1st World WarRead MoreJanuary 24, 2015
An interview with the fashion designer and artist, Paddy Hartley, presents an interesting view on making.