Straw working was once a great skill in Orkney and numerous objects were made for the farmhouse.
“As I sit down and read a book about Yokai, I am intrigued by how anime often uses their classical monsters and myths for horror stories, or even non horror”
Creative Scotland is continuing its support for Tasgadh in 2020-21 offering grants of up to £1,000 for traditional arts projects.
Traditional Inuit knowledge and values are at the core of the work of Qaujigiartit. Children, families and communities are at the heart of what they do – ‘being heart centred’.
“ Gentlemen advised to carry firearms – No more than 3 to a bed. No tinkers, Drifters or Tattie Hoakers “
“A tumult of autumn leaves
whisks about my head”
Shopping local is a great way to support local businesses and charities during Covid19.
“Annie called by – folk can call by now – thanks to the ease-up in Covid restrictions. “
At some HES sites traditional methods are being used rather than strimmers and mowers
‘These immense blocks of stone stood around the pirate in the grey light of the dawning, like the phantom forms of antediluvian giants.’ Sir Walter Scott