A Gifted Young Designer

I was at the Edinburgh Coffee Morning today where I met Fiona Storey, who’s just finished her Graphic Design MA at Edinburgh College of Art. Three years ago, she was one of the students who took part in a project I set to design postcards to promote awareness of the HSS. The course tutor, Derek […]

A Gifted Young Musician

I was conducting a wedding ceremony last Saturday evening in Edinburgh when I heard someone playing classical guitar – exceptionally well, I thought – so I went to see who it was. It turned out to be Adele Neilson. Despite her youth, she’s a serious player who earlier this year gave a recital at the […]

Carol & Craig’s Humanist Wedding at Glencorse Kirk

I really enjoyed working with Carol and Craig, who created a wonderful and very moving ceremony and sent me this lovely testimonial. “I wanted to extend my heartfelt thanks for helping make our wedding day so unique and memorable. From the minute I walked down the aisle I could tell that you’d ‘warmed the crowd’ […]

Lina and Tony’s Humanist Wedding at Mansfield Traquair Edinburgh

As I often say when I’m explaining what makes a Humanist ceremony different, Humanists believe that there are more things that unite humanity, rather than divide it, and the greatest of these is love. Lina and Tony’s wedding was a textbook example. I think Lina’s dad looked really cool in his kilt. Lina and Tony […]