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Family Learning Roadshow

Family Learning Roadshow

20 October 2021 2:10 - 20 October 2021

Join us at the next Fife Family Learning Roadshow at Cambo Estate, Kingsbarns.

Wednesday 20th October

2pm - 4pm

Getting Cosy and Staying Busy in Autumn with the wonderful natural material - Wool!

Learn a little bit about the famous woolly jumpers (Ganseys) worn by fishermen on board to help them stay warm. See some wool being spun, have a go yorself, and pick up a simple kit to try knitting your own little square at home - this could be the perfect (relaxing and rewarding) hobby you never knew you needed in your life this season!

Loss + Resilience

Loss + Resilience

23 August 2021

A study in photography and film into the social world of Hull’s fishing community by Simon Sharp

Merchant's Room : Arthur Nuttall Autumn Exhibition

We are really happy to welcome back retired Anster fisherman-turned-painter Arthur Nuttall to our Merchant’s Room this September.

Superstition and Witchcraft  in Scottish Fishing Communities

Merchant’s Room display exploring some of these longstanding practices and beliefs.

Merchant's Room : Emily Noakes and Caroline MacDonald Winter Exhibition

A new selection of photographic scenes from two of our regular exhibitors

Knitting the Herring

Knitting the Herring

30 November 2021

The history, uses, creativity and traditions held within fisherman’s ganseys and incorporating SHOAL, an artwork created by knitters from across Scotland and beyond.

The Scottish Fisheries Museum Trust Ltd
St Ayles, Harbourhead, Anstruther, Fife KY10 3AB
Tel (within UK): 01333 310628
Tel (from outside UK): +44 1333 310628
Charity Number: SC 006185 VAT Reg Number: 270 2790 64
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