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The Needlework Development SchemeRead MoreMarch 30, 2019
In 1934 a project was developed between industry and art and design education. This was the Needlework Development Scheme.
Sir Henry Wellcome and the wooden statuetteRead MoreMarch 30, 2019
The pharmacist cum collector, philanthropist and entrepreneur, Sir Henry Wellcome, had an extensive collection of objects which spanned cultures across the globe. One piece is especially interesting.
The clocks have changedRead MoreMarch 30, 2019
By the time you receive this, dear readers, the clocks in the UK will have shifted to British Summertime.
Tweed research updateRead MoreMarch 30, 2019
Shetland tweed on the tellyRead MoreMarch 23, 2019
Shetland tweed was mentioned on the telly this week.
A fascinating book... or threeRead MoreMarch 23, 2019
A tough weekRead MoreMarch 23, 2019
This past week has seen some dreadful events across the globe but there is also hope and kindness.
Wool Week patron 2019Read MoreMarch 23, 2019
Many of you will know about Wool Week in Shetland, that celebration of all things woolly. This year's patron has just been announced.