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Crafts in GreenlandRead MoreApril 27, 2016


Even in the most remote-to-us parts of the planet people make beautiful things.

The Golden ThreadRead MoreApril 27, 2016


On this trip, there was a group of us from various Nordic countries, exploring culture and arts in the remote areas of the region. Our Greenland partner hosted the meeting and gave us each a fantastic present when we left.

the weather diariesRead MoreApril 27, 2016


While in Reykjavik, I went to an exhibition called "the weather diaries". What an incredible and wonderful show!

Progress at the studio Read MoreApril 9, 2016


We could not do what we do without a team of volunteers...

The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreApril 9, 2016


The Shetland Tweed Company website is live!

It is Scandinavia time!Read MoreApril 9, 2016


The excitement in the studio is mounting. Scandinavia and even further is beckoning...

A donated giftRead MoreApril 9, 2016

This week a welcome box arrived for our library - a gift from a well-wisher down south.

Studio update April 2016Read MoreApril 2, 2016


It is now officially British Summertime and visitors have started to come into the studios and Gallery.

Wall hanging from ZimbabweRead MoreApril 2, 2016


If you have been to the studio you may have seen our wall hanging by Cornelia Nemungando of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.

Just for fun...Read MoreApril 2, 2016


We always have a bowl of sweeties or biscuits in the studio. Weavers need to operate on such things. Perhaps they have subliminally affected Kirsty's designs for The Shetland Tweed Company...