Sustainable Shetland

by poshpenguinsbtinternet.com in Voe ZE2 9PX

We did it
On 13th March 2014 we successfully raised £20,285 with 115 supporters in 56 days

Sustainable Shetland is a community group that supports social, environmental and economic sustainability in Shetland.

by poshpenguinsbtinternet.com in Voe ZE2 9PX

The Crowd

lynetter pledged £21

12th March 2014 at 1:14pm

lynetter has also backed 1 other project

mkrause pledged £15

12th March 2014 at 9:01am

mkrause has also backed 1 other project

plw pledged £15

11th March 2014 at 9:17am

orlando pledged £51

8th March 2014 at 4:03pm

susan-c pledged £31

4th March 2014 at 11:50am

susan-c has also backed 1 other project

jojosinc pledged £26

3rd March 2014 at 9:26pm

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Anonymous pledged £2,475

3rd March 2014 at 1:12pm

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2nd March 2014 at 7:18pm

panda pledged £15

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panda pledged £250

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Anonymous pledged £10

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nimrod29 pledged £15

27th February 2014 at 3:34pm

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Anonymous pledged £200

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Anonymous pledged £41

25th February 2014 at 11:09pm

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£5 or more

£5 Reward

You will receive a personal thank you on our Facebook Page from all of us at Sustainable Shetland :-)

£10 or more

£10 Reward

A guiddick is a Shetland riddle. We have ten different guiddicks that have never been published before. You can have 1 for every £10 pledged. Why not collect them all and put yourself to the test? You can tell us your answers - or for an extra £5 per riddle we'll give them to you!

£15 or more

£15 Reward

For £15 we'll give you a Shetland riddle (guiddick) and the solution. There are 10 different riddles to collect...

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6 of 20 claimed

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£15.00 Fabulous photograph of Aurora borealis by Shetland photographer Ivan Hawick. 5” x 7” mounted and backed (suitable for 6” x 8” frame).

£20 or more

£20 Reward

'The Boggers': a quasi-historical, not to say hysterical, and ribald tale of devilish doings on the bogs of Shetland. Illustrated

£20 or more

£20 Reward

'Sphagnum': seven little haiku poems in praise of Shetland peat bogs and their inhabitants, with explanatory notes and a guide to all the Sphagnum species known to be growing in Shetland. If you go out walking on the moor, you're guaranteed to watch out for and treasure what's beneath your feet...and elsewhere. Illustrated

£25 or more

£25 Reward

Have you ever wondered how the Draatsie (otter) got his name? We've got a lovely original short story (text and MP3 download) in traditional Shetland dialect to tell you all about it.

£30 or more

£30 Reward

BOGO(A)F - Buy One Get One (Almost) Free! For £30 you can enjoy BOTH 'Sphagnum': seven little haiku poems in praise of Shetland peat bogs and their inhabitants, with explanatory notes and a guide to all the Sphagnum species known to be growing in Shetland AND 'The Boggers': a quasi-historical, not to say hysterical, and ribald tale of devilish doings on the bogs of Shetland. Illustrated.

£35 or more

£35 Reward

Fishing or sightseeing trip in St. Magnus Bay. 4 or 5 persons are required for each trip, which lasts approx. 3 hours. Fishing equipment, tea and coffee provided. Offered on fine days between May and September.

£40 or more

3 of 18 claimed

£40 Reward

You are invited to spend a relaxing Sunday afternoon in April at Setter, Weisdale where you will hear stories of the Weisdale valley, followed by afternoon tea and a short cine film of Shetland 1962-70, which includes the old North boats and the 1970 Walls Show.

£50 or more

21 of 100 claimed

£50 Reward

We have a beautiful etching of either a Whimbrel or a Red Throated Diver (subject to availability) by Richard Rowland to send your way

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£50 Reward

Take a guided Simmer Dim tour along the dramatic Eshaness cliffs. Explore the remains of Shetland's 395 million year old volcano with a noted local guide and enjoy the breathtaking beauty of this land on which the summer sun never sets! Available 25th June

£75 or more

£75 Reward

Renowned Shetland fiddler and composer Debbie Scott has kindly donated recordings of 3 previously unheard tunes (you had a taster of one at the end of our film). Debbie has been writing and recording her Shetland tunes in her own inimitable style for many years, and has teamed up with Carol Jamieson to create a more unusual approach to the traditional type of accompaniment and harmony (available as MP3 download).

£250 or more

1 of 4 claimed

£250 Reward

Sail and film 1 day expedition (max 3 persons) aboard yacht Zealander. Price includes a gourmet dinner at Greenvale. The day will be filmed on professional broadcast equipment and a hi-res edited version given as a keepsake. The 4 days will be in July (dates weather dependent.

£250 or more

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£250 Reward

Beautiful scarf designed by Ina Irvine, one of Shetland's well known lace knitters. The scarf was knitted by Sue Arthur using Jamieson & Smith Shetland supreme 1ply yarn

£1,500 or more

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£1,500 Reward

We have two framed prints by the late great photographer and gardener Gunnie Moberg, who lived in Orkney. These photos are not digital, she always worked in the traditional dark room manner. The blue poppy is Meconopsis betonicifolia, native to the Himalayas, and is well suited to these oceanic latitudes and to damp peaty soils. It thrives in Shetland gardens. For more info about Gunnie, please see http://www.artinscotland.tv/2014/the-orkney-library-and-archive-gunnie-moberg/"

£40 or more

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£40 Reward

‘Three Hares’ Limited edition lino print by wildlife and landscape artist Howard Towll unframed). 21x21 cm, 2013

£100 or more

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£100 Reward

We'd like to invite you and a friend on a guided walk through the Shetland landscape followed by a friendly soiree with wine and a buffet at the beautiful Lea Gardens in Tresta this spring (you must find your own way to the meeting point)

£125 or more

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£125 Reward

‘Chickadee and winter apples’ Limited edition woodcut by wildlife and landscape artist Howard Towll unframed). 57 x25 cm, 2000

£150 or more

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£150 Reward

A limited edition woodcut of Curlew and Snipe by acclaimed artist Paul Bloomer. Hurry, supplies are limited! (Woodcut dimensions 24x30 inches).

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£150 Reward

‘Razorbills and Guillemots’ Limited edition woodcut by wildlife and landscape artist Howard Towll (unframed). 60x35 cm, 2012

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‘Hare in Heather' Limited edition woodcut by wildlife and landscape artist Howard Towll unframed). 45x45 cm, 2010

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‘The Dog, the Crow and the Cursing Creeler’ Limited edition woodcut by wildlife and landscape artist Howard Towll unframed). 64x36 cm, 2006

£400 or more

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£400 Reward

1 week’s 4-star self-catering accommodation (15th -22nd September) in a traditional croft house in Vidlin, on the east side of Shetland. Sleeps up to 6. (No pets.)

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