I want to stimulate my own knowledge of craft and the traditions behind today’s incredible resurgence so I’m picking four diverse opportunities to help me see more clearly…
Handmade for BBC4
This series needs extending and should in my mind become a channel in its own right. I am going to find out how more of this remarkable tv can get made.
Social Fabric at William Morris
William Morris’ mantra is as appropriate today as always. An opportunity to get up close with the actual blocks used to print his iconic textiles is not to be missed.
At Home Carl Hansen & Son and Mourne Textiles
The Danish refinement in upholstery is something I want to learn more about and Mourne Textiles make fabric that feels like it has come straight from the land where it is made.