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The Short, Colourful Life and Enduring Legacy of Vincent van Gogh

30th March 2019 will mark the 166th anniversary of the death of Dutch Post-Impressionist painter Vincent Van Gogh. Although he...

Mary Poppins Returns!

Mary Poppins Returns!

Are you ready to return to the magical world that P.L. Travers created almost a century ago? The beloved character...

William Morris Art at Home

“The Lion” masterpiece “The Forest” Tapestry, is a collaboration between William Morris, Philip Webb and Henry Dearle was created at...

The Creation of the Paisley Pattern

Paisley or paisley pattern is the design using a teardrop-shaped motif. Originally designed in Persia possibly dating back to 1700BCE....

The History of Tapestry Art

The long tapestry history The art of tapestry made from colourful threads has been practised for over 2000 years in...