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Shetland Textile Museum talkRead MoreAugust 18, 2018


This week, I have been asked to give a talk on the fabrics in the collection at the Shetland Textile Museum in Lerwick.

ShantyMen in PortsoyRead MoreJune 22, 2017

This weekend the ShantyYellMen, our sea shanty group, is off to Portsoy Boat Festival.

Shetland Folk FestivalRead MoreFebruary 4, 2014

Wow! The lineup for the Folk Festival this year looks amazing.

Shetland's first textiles festivalRead MoreAugust 1, 2013

Yesterday we went on a trip to Lerwick for the opening day of the textile festival. A lovely afternoon full of inspiration and ideas, and good to chat to everyone afterwards too.

St Magnus FestivalRead MoreJune 26, 2013


The Singing Saturdays team have spent the weekend in Orkney hearing and seeing music and art.