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I really love Gillean - it's inspired by shell middens(!) on a Scottish island. And also by how we interact with our surroundings.
One of my favourites from the Doggerland collection, the Gillean Hat, is now up on Ravelry! http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/gillean-hat …
".. about what they are doing, once they do it well." - Richard Sennett on skilled craftsmen. http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2008/feb/02/featuresreviews.guardianreview14?CMP=twt_gu … (HT @islandwool)
Well done to the 597 people who listed "heavy metal" as their religion on the 2011 Scottish census.
Fourth #doggerland pattern to be released today. It's a companion piece to the Gillean Hat: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/gillean-hat …
Tip: if someone wants you to do a job, refuses to discuss pay and doesn't answer questions about scope of job - you will want to walk away.
Just came across this amazing factoid: Of the 3,000 known spoken languages in the world, only 78 have produced written literature
If Andy Murray wins, I'll offer one of my paid patterns for free in a 24 hr promotion. Scotland must be getting to me!
I say this every spring: "Begone you damn pastel colours in the shops. BEGONE EVIL!"
I used to be really, really smart; now I'm a free-range creative type. I think I'm happier. (Oh, and views are all my own etc)