Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles

Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles: an exploration of fisher folk crafts exhibition. An exhibition e Accompanied Children (up to 16 years) FREE.

An exhibition exploring the crafts of fishing communities and their superstitions at the Scottish Fisheries Museum, Anstruther. Curated by a group of museum and gallery students at the University of St Andrews. From 16th March to 13th May 2012

Drop-in / no booking needed

Fully wheelchair accessible

For all ages

Entry to the exhibition is included in the museum admission.
£6.00 Adults, £5.00 C

oncessions. Discounts for groups are available. Last entries 1 hour before closing. To make a booking for groups please contact the museum on 01333 310628 or email [email protected]

28/05/2012
The Scottish Fisheries Museum

The Scottish Fisheries Museum

Not long now until our ANNUAL OPEN DAY, this year taking place on 4th June. We'll have lots of things going on throughout the day, for all the family to enjoy, including the inauguration of our new Fisher Lad and Lass. Don't forget, there will be FREE ENTRY to the museum for the Open Day! More details to follow during the week... So stay tuned!

14/05/2012
14/05/2012

Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles is now officially closed. Our curators would like to give a huge fisher-folk thank you to you all for visiting and taking part in the exhibition at the The Scottish Fisheries Museum. Our facebook, blog and website will always be here to welcome you back!

13/05/2012

Photo courtesy of Shiqiu Liu

12/05/2012

Photographs from our sold out Celebrate Scotland Evening

12/05/2012

Thank You to all our guests who came along to our sold out Celebrate Scotland Evening. The night was a great success and a fitting end to celebrate the Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles exhibition.

12/05/2012

On tonight's Celebrate Scotland Evening menu....

12/05/2012
11/05/2012

Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles's cover photo

11/05/2012

Our Celebrate Scotland Evening is now sold out! We hope to see you all tomorrow for an evening of traditional Scottish music, food and drink!

09/05/2012

At our Celebrate Scotland Evening we will be serving local meats from JB Penman Butchers of Crail! Join us for a talk followed by traditional Scottish music, food and drink. Tickets £5/pp by calling 01333 310628 or email [email protected] - Only a few tickets left!!!

08/05/2012

At our Celebrate Scotland Evening we will be serving the award winning Adamson's Pittenweem Oatcakes! Join us for a talk followed by traditional Scottish music, food and drink. Tickets £5/pp by calling 01333 310628 or email [email protected]

05/05/2012

A week today our Celebrate Scotland Evening Saturday 12th May - Come along to an evening celebrating the East Neuk's local heritage. A variety of the fisherfolk crafts featured in the exhibition 'Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles' will be discussed in a talk followed by traditional Scottish music, food and drink. Tickets £5/pp by calling 01333 310628 or email [email protected]

04/05/2012

Celebrate Scotland Evening Saturday 12th May - Come along to an evening celebrating the East Neuk's local heritage. A variety of the fisherfolk crafts featured in the exhibition 'Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles' will be discussed in a talk followed by traditional Scottish music, food and drink. Tickets £5/pp by calling 01333 310628 or email [email protected]

22/04/2012

Celebrate Scotland Evening Saturday 12th May - Come along to an evening celebrating the East Neuk's local heritage. A variety of the fisherfolk crafts featured in the exhibition 'Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles' will be discussed in a talk followed by traditional Scottish music, food and drink. Tickets £5/pp by calling 01333 310628 or email [email protected]

14/04/2012

Nautical Knots to Kintting Needles On Tour! On Saturday 14th April we will have a stall at the Fife Craft Fair, Rothes Halls, Glenrothes

14/04/2012

Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles has a stall at the craft fair, Rothes Hall, Glenrothes, Fife. 10am to 4pm

14/04/2012

Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles on the road!

13/04/2012

Today is Friday 13th! Are you superstitious? Or just curious about superstitions, well what better day to learn about the superstitions of Scotland’s fisherfolk by visiting Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles at The Scottish Fisheries Museum.

09/04/2012
Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles | Exhibition | Scottish Fisheries Museum | Anstruther

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'Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles' is an exhibition exploring the crafts of fishing communities and their superstitions at the Scottish Fisheries Museum, Anstruther. Curated by a group of postgraduate museum and gallery students at the University of St Andrews.

08/04/2012

Happy Easter from everyone at Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles and The Scottish Fisheries Museum!

05/04/2012

Our 'Nautical Knots' and 'A Whale of a Time' Events for Ages 8-12yrs are today Friday 6th April Admission: FREE Learn about different types of knots and how they are used by playing some fun knot learning games! Try your hand at scrimshaw using soap! Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult To make an events booking please contact the museum
on tel: 01333 310628 or email [email protected]

02/04/2012

Our 'Nautical Knots' and 'A Whale of a Time' Events for Ages 8-12yrs are this Friday 6th April Admission: FREE Learn about different types of knots and how they are used by playing some fun knot learning games! Make your own monkey fist knot key chain to take home as a souvenir. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult

31/03/2012

The Scottish Fisheries Museum is now open summer openning hours. Mon - Sat 10am-5.30pm Sun 11am-5.00pm

29/03/2012
Tour Anstruther East Neuk Of Fife Scotland

Have you never been to Anstruther? Check this video out.... Come and visit Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles at The Scottish Fisheries Museum

A wee tour Scotland video of Anstruther in the East Neuk of Fife, Scotland.

26/03/2012

Fantastic weather in East Neuk today! The Scottish Fisheries Museum is open Mon - Sat 10a.m. - 4.30p.m. and Sun 12a.m. - 4.30p.m.

20/03/2012
20/03/2012

The Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles Fisherfolk Dress Up images are now uploaded. We will be uploading them throughout today. Remember to tag!

Photography by Christa Van Eerde and The Scottish Fisheries Museum

20/03/2012

Photography by Christa Van Eerde and The Scottish Fisheries Museum

20/03/2012

The Scottish Fisheries Museum

All the Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles masterminds together.

19/03/2012

If you came along to our preview evening then look out for your 'fisherfolk dress up' pictures. We will be uploading them tomorrow. The Scottish Fisheries Museum

18/03/2012

Happy Mother's Day from Nautical Knots to Knitting Needles! This embroidery is on display in the Museum's fisherman's cottage

Embroidery on display in the Museum's fisherman's cottage.

Address

Scottish Fisheries Museum, Street Ayles, Harbourhead
Anstruther
KY103AB

Opening Hours

Monday 10am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 10am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 10am - 4:30pm
Thursday 10am - 4:30pm
Friday 10am - 4:30pm
Saturday 10am - 4:30pm
Sunday 12pm - 4:30pm

Telephone

01333 313388

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