Eilean Shona has a rich cultural programme of workshops and residencies.Artists and writers taking part have included Louisa Young, Ben Rivers, Ayan Farah, Paul Kindersly, Laura Lancaster, Pep Duran Esteva, Carmen Galofre and many more.

Between 2015 and 2017, we hosted Shona Projects, curated by Emma McIntyre & Matilda Strang.

Writing workshops have been led by Amy Liptrot, Raffaella Barker, and Hilary Boyd. We will be running a workshop in autumn 2019, writer to be announced.

Shona Retreats

Courses, led by experienced teachers, will focus on exploring creativity in this truly unique island setting. Cut off from the world and all its stresses, you will be immersed in nature and surrounded by wildlife. Retreats are aimed at both the beginner and those with more experience.

Click here for more detailed information on Shona Retreats