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New drawings from Orkney
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Flow

Balfour Hospital, Kirkwall, Orkney
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Flow

Balfour Hospital, Kirkwall, Orkney
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Do You Paddle Your Own Canoe?

Do You Paddle Your Own Canoe?

I made a canoe! Isn't she fine? Have you ever had an ambition to do something but realised you needed help? Well, I had some help. Quite a lot actually, from the fine folk at Archipelago Folkschool on the Isle of Mull. I love their ethos of' 'connecting people with...

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Shimmeringness

Shimmeringness

There's a very particular quality to the light here in Orkney, as anyone who has been here will know. Maybe it's to do with the Northerly latitude, or the open landscape and big skies, or the presence of the sea and bright lochs all around us. Orcadian writer George...

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Silver leaf, moths and mending

Silver leaf, moths and mending

It's been a slow spring here in Orkney, with the cold dragging its heels even as the light floods back and the evenings open up. But memories of the extraordinary blue-and-silver days of snow and hard frost we had back in February and March are coming back in the...

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