On the write tracks- Inky Elbows steam into Dalmally Station

The steam was the fervour of the writing on the train and the soft Argyll smirry rain- The group of writers travelled from Ayrshire by train, embarking on an adventure and a day of reflective writing and cake – yes cake was an important part of the the event. Inky Elbows is a Kilmarnock based … Continued

Would you like to learn how to make a willow basket this weekend?

The lovely Kathy Potter-Irwin is coming to Dalmally Station this weekend for a one off workshop on basket making. We have had a couple of late cancellations and have two places available for this magical journey. Phone 01838 200934 or email us on info@heartfeltbyliz.com. It will be two days of delight from 10am-4pm  

ARTMAP ARGYLL 22nd -25th August 10am-5pm

Heartfelt Studio is taking part this year for the first time in Artmaps Argylls annual Open Studio event. We are excited to open out the area of visits and hopefully inspire a ‘cluster of red dots’ for future events. There is not just a working studio to visit by train- by car or by bus … Continued

Costumes and contrasts -a personal insight

Contrasts are everywhere in Slovakia… I was  part of the group of Both participants who travelled to Slovakia to join with Icelandic and Slovak textile artists on a very full programme of cultural exchange  and textile technique exchanges. I will over the next month share with you the many experiences and opportunities this visit made … Continued

Felting and I

Unlike many feltmakers who have specialised in one given area, I have been hungry to learn it all. I try new techniques all the time. Sometimes I assimilate them into my work , some I just share the seed of an idea with others to take forward. I am a practical maker and functional artwork … Continued