The Royal Gardens Commission by The Art Workers’ Guild at Fortnum & Mason
A new selection of work inspired by the Royal Gardens at Highgrove, made by members of The Artworkers’ Guild. Including a special tea hosted by milliners Noel Stewart, Edwina Ibbotson and Rachel Trevor-Morgan.
Situated on the store’s first floor, the exhibition celebrates items created by individuals working in ceramics, silver, wood, glass and textiles using skills and techniques not often seen in mass production. The makers have taken inspiration from the gardens of the Highgrove Estate, the private gardens of Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall.
The Artworkers' Guild members showing at Fortnum & Mason’s includes: Marthe Armitage, Vicki Ambery – Smith, Rebecca Jewell, Daniel Heath, Peter Leyton, Sophie MacCarthy, Georgy Metichian and Mark Winstanley.