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Yinka Shonibare in SwanseaRead MoreOctober 27, 2018


The Glynn Vivian Art Gallery in Swansea is hosting Yinka Shonibare's work about conflict, empire and migration.

Underwater citiesRead MoreOctober 6, 2018

As the world grows more aware of sea-level rise and global warming so artists are getting involved in the debate in very interesting ways. Meet Daan Roosegaarde.

Crocheted sea urchinsRead MoreJune 3, 2017


Fancy seeing some giant crocheted sea urchins? Head over to Singapore where you can do just that!

The colours of natureRead MoreMarch 25, 2017


This week has been a virtual "voyage of discovery", travelling underwater with the help of old books and rediscovering the fantastic colours of the marine environment.

The tweed research project endsRead MoreMarch 18, 2017


This weekend marked the end of the first part of the tweed research project and we held a lunch party on Saturday to celebrate.

Embroideries on a marine themeRead MoreOctober 15, 2016


There is always something new to see in Shetland. How about embroideries on a marine theme?

Tweed research AugustRead MoreAugust 13, 2016

The tweed research project has started in earnest.

Sea silkRead MoreSeptember 5, 2015


There has been a very interesting article on BBC News this week and many of our readers have sent it as a link. Thank you all for this fascinating insight into a unique and unusual craft.

Keeping the beatRead MoreJune 5, 2013

What do dancing sea lions and weaving have in common?

Silver DarlingsRead MoreJune 1, 2013


Some of you may have heard the local group, ShantyYell Men, sing.