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An t-Sultain – September 2017

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Believe it or not, Tha Seo Math Dhuibh – Good for You has been running for five months now!  September has been a fantastic month in the project’s journey where we continue to see the benefits of creative activities in different areas of the community. Taisbeanadh le Luchd-cùraim òg –…

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An Lùnastal – August 2017

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August has been another busy month, with lots of workshops and events going on in Skye and Lochalsh as part of Tha Seo Math Dhuibh – Good for you.    Skye & Lochalsh Young Carers Summer Arts Project Artists Cailean Maclean, Iain Smith and Kate McMorrine recently completed workshops with…

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Lusan san Lùnastal

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On Friday, we held a walk in Staffin led by Caroline Dear and Sìne Ghilleasbuig. Ged a bha e air a bhith fliuch ‘sa mhadainn, bha sinn taingeil gun robh an turadh ann nuair a chaidh sinn a-mach air a’ chroit. Our aim was to look at some of the…

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July 2017

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The summer holidays have seen a wide variety of workshops and events take place, including poetry, photography, art, music and dance.   Skye & Lochalsh Young Carers Summer Project Over the last few weeks, photographers Cailean Maclean, Iain Smith and artist Kate McMorrine have been working with Skye and Lochalsh…

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Poetry in Portree

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We recently held a poetry workshop at Portree Community Library, led by Maoilios Caimbeul.   Following a lively discussion about poetry, the group wrote this renga.  Renga is a form of collaborative poetry made up of two or more stanzas.   Skye Renga   sun rain wind mist snap-happy Storr…

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June 2017

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June has been an exciting month for Tha Seo Math Dhuibh – Good for You, with lots of great workshops and events.   The first of our writing workshops was led by Rody Gorman at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig in Sleat – read about it here. The second, with Myles Campbell,…

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Art Therapy at An Acarsaid

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Art Therapist, Gail McGregor, has been working with elders at An Acarsaid Care-home in Broadford for the last eight weeks.  Here, she shares her experience of the group sessions with us.    For the past 8 weeks I have offered a variety of art therapy workshops around the theme of…

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Sgrìobhadh Cruthachail

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English Tha sinn taingeil gun do sgrìobh Janet NicLeòid beagan fhaclan mu dheidhinn bùth-obrach sgrìobhaidh a chaidh a chumail an t-seachdain sa chaidh:   Gu dearbh, bha e math agus bha seo math dhuinn uile a bha an làthair san leabhar-lann aig Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, fo stiùir Rody Gorman, an oide…

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Creative Writing Session

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Gàidhlig Last week, Rody Gorman led a creative writing session at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig. Out of the group, five of us were Gaelic speakers.  Danny and Therese from Australia, who were visiting Skye for a maths conference, joined us.  They wished to hear Gaelic, and it was decided that the…

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An Cèitean 2017

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English Tha clasaichean agus bùithean-obrach ùra air tòiseachadh anns an Eilean Sgitheanach air a mhìos seo. Chaidh buidheann teiripe-ealain, no “art therapy” a’ stéidhicheadh aig An Acarsaid, dachaidh-cùraim anns an Ath Leathann.   Bidh Gail McGregor a’ stiùireadh na seiseanan.  Tha a’ bhuidheann air tòrr rudan eadar-dhealaichte a dhèanamh, nam…

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May 2017

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Gàidhlig May has seen the first of our exciting new classes and workshops start up on Skye as part of our year-long community arts programme. In Broadford, we have a weekly Art Therapy Group Session at An Acarsaid Carehome, led by art therapist Gail McGregor.  The activities the group has…

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