What's On

Events, Talks and Courses at Shetland Textile Museum during 2017.


July

All Month

Victoria Gibson Colour and Texture

AN EXHIBITION documenting the work of knitwear designer Victoria Gibson is set to take place at the Shetland Textile Museum in Lerwick.

August

Wednesday 2nd August

Spinning Night – or takk your sock

Come and join other keen spinners and knitters, for a relaxed evening, simply enjoying the company.

Saturday 12th August

Victoria Gibson – Colour and Texture Talk

A celebration of 50 years of Victoria Gibson knitwear design in Shetland, charting the development of the iconic “Peerie Shop Jumper”.

Wednesday 16th August

Spindle and Wheel Evolution with Elizabeth Johnston

See how the spinning wheel evolved to help fingers make thread and yarn

Wednesday 30th August

A History of Weaving and Shetland Tweed with Andy Ross

A History of Weaving and Shetland Tweed with Andy Ross

September

Wednesday 13th September

Spinning Night – or takk your sock

Come and join other keen spinners and knitters, for a relaxed evening, simply enjoying the company.