Sarah Kay2020-09-30T10:40:12+01:00September 30th, 2020|Comments Off on Sea swimming in Shetland.
Sea swimming has become ever more popular during lockdown in many places including Shetland! Some choose to wear wetsuits (me!) and some not! I have joined in as a result of fascination with photos appearing [...]
Sarah Kay2020-09-07T20:44:26+01:00September 7th, 2020|Comments Off on Let’s talk jewellery!
With unstoppable creative energy I have made a considerable collection of jewellery due to experimentation and getting a bit carried away! Not to bamboozal potential customers I have sorted my jewellery pieces into collections. With [...]
Sarah Kay2018-11-07T13:52:05+00:00November 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Shetland scenes.
Shetland is a huge inspiration to me, yet when I first began painting, almost three years ago now, I was keen to avoid the “typical” Shetland scenes: puffins, Shetland ponies, the lodberries. However I’ve [...]
Sarah Kay2018-08-14T13:21:37+01:00August 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Agricultural Show time – Shetland.
Summertime in Shetland sees the local districts hosting their annual Agricultural shows. Starting with The Voe show, followed by The Cunningsburgh show, then Whiteness/weisdale host an indoors show of crafts, baking and veg/flowers. These [...]
Sarah Kay2018-06-14T12:46:02+01:00June 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Wool Week Buttons, handmade unique range of buttons designed and made by Sarah Kay. Shetland artist.
Shetland Wool Week visitors! As Shetland wool week continues to grow and having bookings for our accommodation for September for 2019! I thought I should try and think up something of interest for them [...]
Sarah Kay2018-04-01T20:44:53+01:00April 1st, 2018|Comments Off on Shetland landscape painting
As a break form painting by myself, I am currently enjoying attending a painting evening class, with the lovely artist - Heathter Wilson. The theme for the 8 week course is landscapes and we have [...]
Sarah Kay2018-01-03T18:22:39+00:00November 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Craft fair weekend!
It’s been busy few weeks preparing for Shetland’s annual Christmas Craft Fair, which is this weekend! The craft fair is a hugely popular event in Shetland - it attracted over 4,000 visitors last year. [...]
Sarah Kay2018-01-03T18:29:55+00:00October 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Grotie Buckies!
I’m always working on new designs and looking to nature for inspiration, and my latest design uses cowrie shells. I’ve used small box frames (12.5cm square) to house a painted acrylic landscape, finished [...]