Geoff Sample

Away With the Birds


From Geoff Sample’s Artist Diary from Away With The Birds, 2012: The deep throb of the ferry’s engines provides an accompaniment to the journey and transports... More ›

Deidre Nelson

Bird Yarns


Bird Yarns brings together knitters from Mull and across the UK and beyond, with textile artist Deirdre Nelson in response to the changing migration patterns of... More ›

Kenny Taylor

Arctic Terns


No other creature on Earth sees so much sunlight in a year. No other living thing makes such a mega-migration. Eighty thousand kilometres is how far... More ›

Miriam Burke

on Deirdre Nelson's Bird Yarns


  “For a week in June, I sat on Tobermory pier under a flock of knitted Arctic Terns. The terns had been knitted by residents of... More ›