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Pre-Raphaelites Revisited: Renewed Interest in the Arts & Crafts Movement

I have a confession to make…I’m a William groupie (no, not the singer from Black Eyed Peas fame, but rather the original creative genius from the Victorian age…William Morris that is). 821 more words


Mini Project

A couple of weeks ago i found a little old table in the Loros furniture shop. it was £5 and very unstable. thanks to a hammer, a lick of paint- Rustoleum Winter’s Grey- and a William Morris inspired oil cloth, it has been transformed..i love my new little table :)

Chalk Paint

Catherine Bussiere: William Morris

we went to the William Morris gallery today
didn’t even know who he was
our eyes were filled with beautiful textiles and wallpapers
here’s a bit…

Guest Writers

education from nowhere

“Well, the youngsters here will be all the fresher for school when the summer gets over and they have to go back again.”

 “School?” he said; “yes, what do you mean by that word? 887 more words


A Brief Break From Marking

If anyone does still follow or browse this blog, after weeks of inactivity then I would firstly like to say welcome back and thanks for bearing with me. 781 more words

Wallpapers by William Morris

Wallpapers by William Morris

Morris & Co logbook 1865-1893

daisy wallpaper 1864

jasmine wallpaper 1872

vine wallpaper 1873

tulip & willow printed textile 1873_n

pimpernel wallpaper 1876 n… 83 more words


The Joy of Stuff

Hello, dear readers. I hope you’ve all had a good week!

I got an email this morning from LinkedIn, since I seem to have accidentally ended up on their “every so often we’ll send you a bunch of links to some articles and random top tens” list. 614 more words