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The ditty boxRead MoreOctober 2, 2021


Sometimes a ditty has nothing to do with music...

Design for WeaveRead MoreOctober 2, 2021

Have you ever wanted to learn more about the design process for weaving projects?

Seven DeathsRead MoreOctober 1, 2021

Marina Abramovic stars in a dramatic film that merges her own life with that of the operatic diva Maria Callas.

Flair - the magazine that changed designRead MoreSeptember 25, 2021


Fleur Cowles was an influential designer and the creator of a fabulous magazine.

Wilton's Music HallRead MoreSeptember 25, 2021


What was once a pub, shops and houses in London's East End is now an award-winning theatre.

Maori and Shetland - a pattern connectionRead MoreSeptember 25, 2021


An unexpected link between Shetland and New Zealand was revealed by visitors to the studio.

Changes on the blogRead MoreSeptember 25, 2021

You may notice some changes on the blog over the next little time.

Flower portraitsRead MoreSeptember 18, 2021


This week the studio has played host to a series of ethereal flower portraits.

StrandbeestsRead MoreSeptember 18, 2021

In these days of anxiety about rising sea levels one man's quest has created unique beings with polymer sails.

The Indigenous and Female Roots of Harvesting FlaxRead MoreSeptember 18, 2021


Linen is one of the oldest types of fabric in the world.