Sewing Workshop: Small Textile Wall Hanging with Emma Siedle-Collins

27 Mar

Join Emma Siedle-Collins of Heaven’s Ocean Art Studio for a creative, stress-relieving day sewing a small wall hanging inspired by flowers.

Textile wall hanging workshop with Emma Siedle-Collins

 

2014 Opening Times

1 Feb

Skyeworks is open Monday to Saturday, 10 to 5-ish. Some days in mid-summer we’ll be open a little later and some days in mid-winter we’ll close a little earlier.

Skyeworks’ Christmas Opening Times

15 Dec

Skyeworks Christmas Tree from recycled whisky barrel stavesSkyeworks will be open this coming week, Monday 16th to Saturday 21st December during our usual winter times (10am to 4pm-ish), as well as Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th (closing around 3:30pm on Christmas Eve). Closed on Christmas and Boxing Day, then open Friday 27th and Saturday 28th.

So plenty of time to find something for everyone on your Christmas list (and perhaps a treat for yourself”). Not to forget the option of a gift certificate or our Piece by Piece scheme which family members can use to jointly buy a present.

More Photos of More Scottish Arts & Crafts at Skyeworks Gallery

20 Nov

Click on any photo to start a slideshow with captions.

Our Upcycled Christmas Tree Has Arrived!

19 Nov

Made from old whisky barrels and designed to fold flat, this is it newly in place. Now to settle the debate about whether to put decorations on it or whether the wood is too beautiful to hide.

Skyeworks Christmas Tree from recycled whisky barrel staves

If you’re interested in one for next year — floor-standing and smaller, table-top sized — do let us know.

Photos: Slate Coasters for Christmas

18 Nov

Artist Jeremy Rossiter has created a new range of art coasters and placemats, sitting alongside his popular oak coasters. Also featuring Skye landscapes, these are painted on slate, “using the natural stone to form the landscape”.

Painted slate coasters featuring Skye landscapes by Jeremy Rossiter

Painted slate coasters featuring Skye landscapes by Jeremy Rossiter

Painted slate coasters featuring Skye landscapes by Jeremy Rossiter

Oak coasters featuring Skye landscapes by Jeremy Rossiter

Photos: Scottish Arts and Crafts at Skyeworks Gallery

4 Nov

Our new look for the festive season, packed with arts and crafts, gifts and homeware, the handknitted and warm, plus the materials for knitting and making your own. Don’t forget to ask about our gift vouchers and piece-by-piece scheme! We’re open Monday to Saturday, 10 to 5ish.

Exhibition Photos: Life Drawing, Painting & Sculpture

20 Oct

Here are some photos from our exhibition opening tomorrow, which celebrates the beauty of the human form. Work by local artists includes drawings, paintings and sculptures. Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm. Exhibition from 21 to 30 October 2013. Prices start at £30.

Ruth Goodheir drawings and sculptures at Skyeworks Gallery in Portree

Drawings and sculptures by Ruth Goodheir

Life drawings and paintings at Skyeworks Gallery, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Life drawings and paintings at Skyeworks Gallery, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Life drawings by Jeremy Rossiter at Skyeworks Gallery, Portree, Isle of Skye

Life drawings and paintings by Jeremy Rossiter

Life drawings by Jeremy Rossiter at Skyeworks Gallery, Portree, Isle of Skye

Life drawings and paintings by Jeremy Rossiter

Life drawings and paintings at Skyeworks Gallery, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Life drawings and paintings by Marion Boddy-Evans at Skyeworks Gallery, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Drawings, paintings, and cards by Marion Boddy-Evans

Happening on Monday: Life Drawing Session & Start of Life Exhibition

17 Oct

Join us this coming Monday, 21 October, for a life drawing session in the gallery, and see the new Life Drawing Exhibition too!

Time: 18h00 to 21h00
Cost: £15
Bring your own art materials. Sketchbooks and canvas for sale in the gallery. A3 drawing boards and table top easels available to use.
Untutored. We’ll start with a few 15 minute poses, then move into 30 minutes.
Booking is essential so we know how to arrange the space. Email skyeworksgallery@gmail.com, phone 01478 612669, or drop into the gallery.

Life Drawing at Skyework Gallery, Isle of Skye

Harris Tweed at Skyeworks

15 Sep

We took delivery of an array of authentic Harris tweed yesterday. Traditional houndstooth and herring bone, some contemporary patterns and also plain colours. At least 21 threads per inch, excellent drape and smooth soft finish. Kilt length (single width), £24.50 a metre, quarter metre minimum cut. Only four to five metres of each weave available. Postage can be arranged, just give us a call.

More photos on our Facebook page here<.

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