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Call for interest from Shetland craftmakers

Posted by on March 25th, 2014 No Comments

Call for interest from Shetland craftmakers! Shetland Forwirds invites Shetland-based craftmakers to take part in the Year of Dialect 2014 through incorporating dialect into your work. Find out more & how to apply here:

 

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Time to Shine Shetland – Youth Arts Strategy

Posted by on January 31st, 2014 No Comments

Time to Shine is a new opportunity for young people in all parts of Shetland to really get involved in the arts activities they want. Time to Shine is being launched by Creative Scotland. Shetland Arts is working with Shetland Islands Council’s Creative Links and Youth Services to make this happen in Shetland. Young people will be at the…

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2 Free Continuous Professional Development Opportunities

Posted by on January 29th, 2014 No Comments

Two free CPD (Continuous Professional Development) Opportunities at Bonhoga Gallery, Weisdale Mill.
For artists, teachers and community based staff.
Dennis Coutts: Sixties’ Revisited… – Book Online Here
Monday 10 February 2014, 4.30 – 6pm.
Teas/ coffees will be available on arrival.
After the huge success of Dennis Coutts’ 2012 exhibition, Sixties’ Exposure, the era is

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Festive Fun at Bonhoga

Posted by on November 13th, 2013 No Comments

The exhibition by local artist Paul Bloomer in the main gallery at Bonhoga is not the only attraction at the Gallery, Shop and Cafe this season: Fans of festive fare will have plenty to look forward to including late night shopping with a great selection of unique gifts available for purchase, festive workshops for bairns,…

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Drop in knitting session at Mareel on Saturday as part of Wool Week

Posted by on October 9th, 2013 No Comments

Mareel is delighted to welcome young knitters from the Whalsay Heritage & Community Centre (WHACC) ‘Tak de sock’ Knitters Group to Mareel this Saturday (12 October) from 12.15 – 4pm as part of Wool Week 2013. The young knitters will be special guests hosting an open knitting session in the Upstairs Cafe Bar, and would…

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