Links from the Art Hut…

At present we have three artists in residence-on-site. Here are links to their blogs/websites etc: Karen Wallis – website Karen’s blog – featuring her drawings, sketches and paintings created on site. Jeanne Rose – Artworks of the Earth ‘Enter the Sondage’ ‘Spladongas are Born in the Sondage’ Annie Wright Photography …

Thanks for a great weekend…

Thanks to everyone who helped the Ness of Brodgar at the Highland Park Legacy of the Ness of Brodgar launch this weekend — the Ness volunteer team; the Stenness Community Association and Happy Valley teams in the Ness Cafe; the Highland Park team and the donors of all the prizes …

All welcome to weekend celebration of the Ness at Stenness School

With just over a week to go until we’re back on site, this weekend will see a celebration of all things Ness at the Stenness Community School. Not only will the Highland Park’s Ness of Brodgar’s Legacy 12-year-old malt be launched, but the two-day event will feature a pop-up Ness Museum, Ness-related …

Article link: The Orkney farmer who dug the world-famous Ness of Brodgar – 80 years before anyone else

A link to The Scotsman’s article on Peter Leith: https://www.scotsman.com/heritage/the-orkney-farmer-who-dug-the-world-famous-ness-of-brodgar-80-years-before-anyone-else-1-4951519 See also: 1925 ‘Brodgar stone’ was a taste of things to come