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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.

Studio goings-onRead MoreSeptember 5, 2020

There has not been an update for a little while. Here is what is going on...

Spring cleaningRead MoreMarch 14, 2020

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It is the time of year for sorting out and cleaning the studio, ready for the summer season.

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...

Studio space in ShetlandRead MoreAugust 31, 2019

Over the past few weeks we have been making plans to give more people access to the studio in Yell.

Ideas requestedRead MoreAugust 10, 2019

Last week I mentioned that we were thinking to do our residencies differently and I would love to hear from you.

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.

A full weekRead MoreJuly 27, 2019

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This week we have been doing all sorts of things.

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

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Over the time we have been in the buildings in Sellafirth, fourteen years now, we have been looking after the wild flowers that come up each year in what looks like barren ground.