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Kent HenricksenRead MoreJuly 23, 2016

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Kent Henricksen recently came to our attention, courtesy of TextileArtist.org.

New books for the libraryRead MoreJuly 23, 2016

We have three new books for the library.

Influences of natureRead MoreJuly 20, 2016

Nature often provides inspiration for designers and artists. A series on iPlayer explains some of the wonder of the patterns and shapes we see around us.

Launching The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreJuly 20, 2016

Last weekend Kirsty and I launched our new venture, The Shetland Tweed Company with the help of Tavish Scott, the islands' MSP.

Launching The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreJuly 20, 2016

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Last weekend Kirsty and I launched our new venture, The Shetland Tweed Company with the help of Tavish Scott, the islands' MSP.

Making good use of resourcesRead MoreJuly 9, 2016

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We like a bit of lateral thinking in this studio. How about a fork as a beater?

Handweaving.netRead MoreJuly 9, 2016

A friend from across the sea sent a link to handweaving.net, a fantastic resource for all you weavers out there.

Exhibitions in ShetlandRead MoreJuly 9, 2016

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This week a trip to Lerwick came up trumps on the exhibition front!

Books for the libraryRead MoreJuly 4, 2016

Another visit to the charity shop has resulted in a haul of four interesting books for the library.

Workshop space in JulyRead MoreJuly 1, 2016

Kirsty has one space left on the July workshop, in a few weeks' time.