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Article of the week - Number FourRead MoreFebruary 29, 2020
Fair Isle on the BBCRead MoreFebruary 22, 2020
Fair Isle has given its name to the colour-filled jumpers which are known the world over. 50 year old photographs bring their past to life.
Cedric Morris, Paris and Fair Isle Read MoreAugust 31, 2019
The artist, Cedric Morris, has a little-known claim to knitting fame...
Late summer in ShetlandRead MoreAugust 3, 2019
It is a little while since we shared some pics of the islands. This year the summer colours are absolutely brilliant, in all senses of the word.
Conserving the Emperor's CarpetRead MoreJune 22, 2019
The Metropolitan Museum in New York conserved and displayed a unique carpet. The job took years...
Flowers at the studioRead MoreJune 15, 2019
Fair Isle Bird Observatory and the fireRead MoreMarch 16, 2019
There has been a fire at the Bird Observatory in Fair Isle.
The Joan Project and The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreFebruary 23, 2019
The Britain-Zimbabwe Society - a Research DayRead MoreFebruary 23, 2019
On the 15th June this year, the Britain-Zimbabwe Society will be holding a Research Day focused on Creativity and Innovation in Zimbabwean Arts and Science.