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Worn at Culloden

I have been thinking about what to write for this blog post now for a couple of months.  It seems like my words have disappeared from me during the lockdown, as has the ability to study anything in depth.  However I have been doing plenty of sewing and have made over 100 face masks (I […]

Jemima Blackburn: A Victorian Pioneer

As part of the #MuseumsSparkJoy campaign Ron Cameron tells us what objects in the West Highland Museum’s collection spark joy and inspire him. “Jemima Blackburn inspires me.  We have a painting in the museum by Jemima Blackburn depicting women waulking the cloth on the shores of Loch Nan Uamh (1870) that is on display and […]