The Fairy Dance - animation artwork by Martin Laird on show at the Loft Gallery in St Margarets Hope from 28th August to 28th September 2021.

The Fairy Dance at the Loft Gallery

The Fairy Dance exhibition of animation artwork at the Workshop and Loft Gallery in St. Margaret’s Hope, Orkney. From the 28th of August until the 28th of September, the Workshop and Loft Gallery in St. Maragaret’s Hope, Orkney will be showing artwork from Martin Laird’s upcoming animation The Fairy Dance (along with a few other […]

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The Fairy Dance - an cartoon earth mound chambered cairn with a yellow sky

The Fairy Dance – a forthcoming animation

The Fairy Dance – a forthcoming animation The Fairy Dance is a forthcoming animation inspired by the traditional Scottish fiddle tune of the same name. It tells a cautionary tale from Orcadian folklore regarding the dangers of dealing with the “peerie folk“, also known as Trows or fairies. (‘Peerie‘ is an older form of ‘peedie’, […]

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Mrs Baikie of Tankerness, after a portrait by Stanley Cursiter

A Gude Cause Maks A Strong Erm – watch online

A Gude Cause Maks A Strong Erm The story of the Orcadian Woman’s Suffrage Society A Gude Cause Maks A Strong Erm, the animated story of the Orcadian Woman’s Suffrage Society, as told by The Orkney News is now available to watch online on YouTube, and also via the open-source peer-to-peer PeerTube network: Campaigning for […]

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