Wild About Skye – Creative Escape

Please see below an announcement from those involved in this exciting adventure scheduled for July.

“We are delighted to launch the exciting news of our first ever ‘Wild About Skye’ Creative Escape to take place this summer from 1st -7th July 2024

This Immersive Wildlife Art Collaboration between #LizMyhill (member of the Society of Wildlife Artists), #AliceAngus (visual artist) and Divers Eye Boat Trips will be based on the shores of the iconic and picturesque fishing village of Stein.

Your creative adventure will discover the wild and dramatic, world-class, land and seascape of the Isle of Skye. A marine protected area, it’s wildlife is acclaimed as some of the best in Europe and includes opportunities to explore puffin and other seabird colonies, to observe whale, dolphin and seal colonies close up. Absorb the peace and tranquillity and be inspired by to develop new ideas and techniques under the guidance of Liz and Alice

Divers Eye Boat Trips

 

 

Involved are Divers Eye Boat Trips, a long standing business here on Waternish. So many of you will have been out in Lochbay and the wee islands and enjoyed the knowledge and experiences of the skipper who knows the area and the wildlife so well.

 

 

Above the Minch by Liz Myhill

 

 

 

 

Another member of the team is Liz Myhill, who was brought up in Waternish and continues to be a regular visitor. Some of her work can be viewed at her parents gallery, Dandelion Designs and Images Gallery.

Alice Angus is a visual artist with a passion for working outside from life, in all weathers, being embedded in a place, observing, drawing and listening for hours.

 

 

It all sounds like a wonderful experience to look forward to this summer!