“No Women Is An Island” – Outer Hebridean women head to Edinburgh event to celebrate 100 years of Women getting the vote
Chris Hammacott said “It’s very important that women from the Outer Hebrides take part in this event, 100 years ago Women from the Hebrides weren’t represented at the suffrage marches, but we’ll be there now! ”
Banner making workshops have been held at An Lanntair during April, and the theme of the An Lanntair Banner is “No Women Is An Island”, Island Women have been contributing squares with representations of Women who have inspired them. Fabric square are already starting to come in with a vast variety of techniques used, including printing on fabric, needlework, photographic transfer, applique.
If you can’t make a square yourself, you can submit a name to be embroidered onto the banner.
For more information about taking part in An Lanntair’s banner please email Moria@Lanntair.com, or contact the Western Isles Women’s Network on Facebook. For more details about PROCESSIONS, please visit https://www.processions.co.uk/