Craft tuition in
Finlay-Coull,creator of Woolrush Yarns,offers a
unique opportunity to participate in a wide
variety of spinning, kintting and related fibre
craft courses. These cater for a wide skill range
from beginners learning the basic techniques to
more advanced levels of yarn and garment design,
stitches and techniques, and some of the
traditions and folklore connected to these
activities. Weekend courses, private tuition,
demonstrations and one day workshops are
available. Gift Vouchers available for the above
and for knitwear from the Calanas Collection. -
The ideal gift for the fibre enthusiast.
lifelong craftsman, Gilleoin's academic background
in Scottish culture enhances her expertise in the
fibre crafts and allows a small glimpse into the
historic background of these traditions.
Trails - Edinburgh, Scotland
Queally, creator of Celtic Trails. offers you
auniqueseries of half day and whole day tours
from Edinburgh to sites of prehistoric, Celtic
and medieval interest, including Rosslyn Chapel
and Roslin Glen. The trails encompass Iron Age
forts, Bronze Age cairns & subterrain chambers,
standing stones, ancient groves, holy wells, beautiful
chapels, medieval hospices and strongholds of
the Knights Templar. You can also book longer
toursacross Scotland's ancient past.
has the ability to make these sites come alive
for you, as she relates the historic connections
between the sites you visit. She has a wide knowledge
of early Scottish history and ancient Celtic culture,
and a deep sensitivity to the sacred energies
of the earth inherent in the local landscape.
She is delighted to share her knowledge and enthusiasm
with you whether you want a tailor-made tour or
one of her special trails in Scotland.