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Shetland Tweed researchRead MoreFebruary 20, 2021

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Two years of research into Shetland Tweed has almost finished.

Shetland Tweed ResearchRead MoreFebruary 15, 2021

This week, on Wednesday, is the final part of the Research Degree with Glasgow School of Art: the viva.

The Shetland Tweed Company's new shopRead MoreJanuary 23, 2021

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The Shetland Tweed Company has a new online shop!

The ArcticRead MoreDecember 5, 2020

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A new exhibition has reopened at the British Museum in London: Arctic: Culture and Climate .

Robert StewartRead MoreNovember 14, 2020

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Robert Stewart was a Scottish designer and artist who has a remarkable influence on art education.

KolamRead MoreSeptember 5, 2020

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Kolam is the Asian art and craft of making patterns out of ground rice to greet the start of each day.

Article of the week - Number FourRead MoreFebruary 29, 2020

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Each week the blog presents a different article from the collection in the studio. This week, a woven whirlpool...

Shetland tweed updateRead MoreFebruary 1, 2020

The second (and final) year of tweed research has just kicked off.

A tweedy familyRead MoreDecember 7, 2019

Each week a little more of the story of Shetland tweed is uncovered in the research project.

When did tweed start being made in Shetland?Read MoreNovember 23, 2019

This week the tweed research took a really rather splendid turn!