Tour of Turner

Yesterday we went to see the Turner Collection at Tate Britain. This was my first visit and it is certainly impressive. I came away with lots of new ‘favourite paintings’. One of the friends we went with, Themis, is a London Blue Badge Guide and she was practicing her “Turner Tour” which she has been… Continue reading Tour of Turner

The Knitting & Stitching Show

Today, I spent the day at the Knitting and Stitching Show at Olympia. Magical! As well as all the stands selling everything from sewing machines and material, to yarns and accessories, I always love the exhibitions. A favorite this year was Material World, an exhibition of yarn art by Jessica Dance. Not just perfectly executed… Continue reading The Knitting & Stitching Show

The World Eco Fibre & Textile (WEFT) Art Exhibition

I visited the Brunei Gallery attached to the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) which is part of the University of London recently. They are right next to the Senate House Library where I am often found reading and wandering the halls admiring the architecture. But, shame on me, this was my first visit… Continue reading The World Eco Fibre & Textile (WEFT) Art Exhibition