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Loch Ness Whisky Festival 13-14th May 2011 !


We had a great time at last year’s festival, here’s some photos of the RNLI Whisky Cruise – even the ducks joined in. Continue reading

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A weekend on Lewis


Just had a great weekend staying with friends on the Isle of Lewis, the photo above is of Cliff Beach on the West Side. Max found a lovely stone for the Sgian Dubh Pommels a little further on from here, I’ll post a photo when it’s cut and polished.
Very relaxing and good company, we also got a chance to see the Lewis Chess Men during their loan to Museum nan Eilean, in Stornoway which will probably influence an upcoming Viking styled Sgian Dubh commission. Continue reading

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A Lewis Wedding

We’re just back (and slowly recovering) from a fantastic wedding on the Isle of Lewis.
Charles and Ginny’s ceremony took place at Carloway Broch.

Wedding Cake Knife ~ 'Dirk'
I made them a special wedding cake dirk with their names engraved on the pommel.

Highland Dirk Pommel Engraving
Names engraved on the Pommel

Dirk / Wedding Cake Knife
After use and atop a Quaich at the end of the evening – hence the Quaich is empty of whisky ! Continue reading

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