Only 2 more weeks left at Montrose Museum

The exhibition continues to grow with lots of new ‘wishes’ on the net…….most people wish for less litter and plastic on the beach, some for warmer water and one to have a One Direction Concert there! Later in September I will meet with a group of people who use the Day Care centre next doorContinue reading “Only 2 more weeks left at Montrose Museum”

Memories of salmon fishing at the beach

We showed the 1930s film about salmon fishing at St Cyrus to a steady stream of visitors and local people. It was great to hear locals explain the fishing methods being used and share details of boat building and personal experiences of fishing in all weathers with visitors from all over the world. The storiesContinue reading “Memories of salmon fishing at the beach”

Exciting Discovery at the Montrose Museum!

We found out today that the dark specks Tracey had been watching on the time lapse were part of wreck that gets uncovered in the winter storms! and our camera is pointing right at it ! John Aitken Archivist with the Port Authority showed us photographs of the wreck which we will be able toContinue reading “Exciting Discovery at the Montrose Museum!”

Living Field at James Hutton Institute

Have compiled three panels of drawings and watercolours produced in the Living Field portacabin at the James Hutton Wet weekend! everyone wanted to be inside out of the rain so I had lots of participants youngest was  about 8 months oldest maybe 75? The drawings were based on field patterns from aerial photographs using charcoalContinue reading “Living Field at James Hutton Institute”