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Robert StewartRead MoreNovember 14, 2020

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Robert Stewart was a Scottish designer and artist who has a remarkable influence on art education.

Article of the Week - number thirty eight - Shopping in MysoreRead MoreOctober 31, 2020

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Each week an article is chosen from the collection to showcase on the blog. This week it is a Lyons Teahouse print by Edward Ardizzone.

KolamRead MoreSeptember 5, 2020

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Kolam is the Asian art and craft of making patterns out of ground rice to greet the start of each day.

Documenting Native American lifeRead MoreAugust 29, 2020

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The photographs of Edward Sheriff Curtis are well-known for their beauty and sensitivity, and as a record of cultures that were feared to be disappearing.

The Passmore Edwards Public LibraryRead MoreMay 23, 2020

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Just down the road from where we live in London is the Passmore Edwards Public Library.

Article of the week - Number NineRead MoreApril 4, 2020

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Each week an article from the collection in the studio is featured on the blog. This week, Lara Carter's Rose.

Article of the week - Number FourRead MoreFebruary 29, 2020

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Each week the blog presents a different article from the collection in the studio. This week, a woven whirlpool...

Late summer in ShetlandRead MoreAugust 3, 2019

It is a little while since we shared some pics of the islands. This year the summer colours are absolutely brilliant, in all senses of the word.

Conserving the Emperor's CarpetRead MoreJune 22, 2019

The Metropolitan Museum in New York conserved and displayed a unique carpet. The job took years...

Flowers at the studioRead MoreJune 15, 2019

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Over the time we have been in the buildings in Sellafirth, fourteen years now, we have been looking after the wild flowers that come up each year in what looks like barren ground.