March - May 2012
March - May 2012 : Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles
An exploration of fisherfolk arts and crafts curated by students from the University of St Andrews and featuring some hidden gems from the Museum’s collections.
‘Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles’ is the title of an exhibition launching at the Scottish Fisheries Museum in Anstruther on 16th March 2012. The exhibition is an exploration of Scottish fisherfolk crafts, looking at how these fit into family and working life. ‘Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles’ is curated by a group of postgraduate students reading Museum and Gallery Studies at the University of St Andrews. Our blog will be starring key objects from the exhibition and updates about how everything is coming together. Stay tuned and please come and visit!