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Jazz at Two Temple PlaceRead MoreFebruary 24, 2018


There is a small but perfectly formed exhibition on at the moment in London's Two Temple Place; Rhythm and Reaction. It is about jazz in Britain, marking one hundred years of the art form.

Some nights in BangkokRead MoreFebruary 23, 2018


We have just returned from a flying visit to Bangkok, my first time in Thailand. And what a fantastic time we had exploring some of the city.

Happy New Year - Chinese styleRead MoreFebruary 16, 2018

Happy New Year of the Dog, everyone!

Greetings from ThailandRead MoreFebruary 16, 2018

Hello, dear readers, from a very sunny and hot Bangkok!

To Young WeaversRead MoreFebruary 10, 2018

In 1927 a small book was published which deserves much wider reading by anyone interested in weaving, textiles and art.

Uli designsRead MoreFebruary 10, 2018


In Nigeria, the Igbo people have painted designs on their bodies and on the walls of their buildings for centuries.

New items for the collectionRead MoreFebruary 3, 2018


We have just been gifted three lovely pieces of that Shetland speciality: knitting.

First visitors of the yearRead MoreFebruary 3, 2018

We have had our first visitors for the year. Already!

Artist Textiles in LanarkRead MoreFebruary 3, 2018

The New Lanark Visitor Centre has just reopened and the first show is artist textiles.

Allanbank Mill SteadingRead MoreFebruary 3, 2018

Artists Pauline Burbidge and Charlie Poulsen are holding an open studio in August.