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Informal workshop for artistsRead MoreFebruary 7, 2015

On the 26th February I shall be running a workshop about our project with music and dance for social care in Shetland.

Over on PinterestRead MoreJanuary 29, 2015

A few weeks ago, we revived our Pinterest boards so that we could start collecting pictures together that inspire and help us with our work.

Is creativity everywhere (in the UK)?Read MoreJanuary 28, 2015

The National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts, has produced an interesting report on the spread of creative endeavour in the UK. But there is a problem...

The costumes of Piero TosiRead MoreJanuary 11, 2015


A show dedicated to the Italian costume designer, Piero Tosi, was another one of the highlights of our recent trip to Florence.

The Alternative Miss WorldRead MoreDecember 11, 2014

Andrew Logan's spectacular parties are the subject of a documentary on the BBC's iPlayer at the moment.

The year that has beenRead MoreDecember 4, 2014


It is nearly the end of the year and it is traditional to look back over the last eleven-and-a-bit months and forward to the next twelve.

Christmas 2014Read MoreNovember 30, 2014

It is the time of year for long nights and short days, fires and mulled wine. Merry Christmas everyone!

Cabaret SongsRead MoreNovember 26, 2014

This weekend there was a concert in St Magnus Church in Lerwick. And what a very lovely evening it was.

Shetland Craft FairRead MoreNovember 20, 2014

Last weekend was the annual Shetland Craft Fair and we shared a stand with Shona. What fun it was...

A happy misfortuneRead MoreNovember 12, 2014

You possibly (probably) know that we have a group of young performers who sing and dance and act - Singing Saturdays. This is a tale about what happened last week during our planned trip to Orkney.