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Tours in ShetlandRead MoreJune 2, 2018

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Next year's tour dates have been set already. It seems like people really, really want to visit us.

Kate KatoRead MoreJune 2, 2018

A friend, who many of you will know as the book-binder and paper fiend extraordinaire Rachel Hazell, has introduced us to Kate Kato.

Summer floweringRead MoreJune 2, 2018

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It is coming to the height of the flowering season in the isles and we have oceans of colour everywhere you look.

Gogo OliveRead MoreJune 2, 2018

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If you want to make a difference, how about this for a sweet and lovely project.

On the way to WoodwickRead MoreMay 26, 2018

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Unst, the northernmost inhabited island in Shetland, lays claim to some spectacular scenery, such as Hermaness and Woodwick.

Of Vikings and NorwegiansRead MoreMay 26, 2018

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This week we have had a little bit of a Norse theme going on in the studio.

The denim paintings of Ian BerryRead MoreMay 26, 2018

Thanks to an eagle-eyed reader who sent this link in, we have been looking how Ian Berry uses denim to create different textures and surfaces in his "paintings".

Traditional needlework designsRead MoreMay 26, 2018

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We have a new addition to the library: The Needlepoint Workbook of Traditional Designs.

Traditional needlework designsRead MoreMay 26, 2018

We have a new addition to the library: The Needlepoint Workbook of Traditional Designs.

A quick thank youRead MoreMay 26, 2018

Thank you everyone who asked to remain on the blog!