Monthly Archives: June 2015

The Summer Exhibition

June is upon us and that means it must be time for the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition.  It has been 7 years since I last visited the RA Summer Show and with all the hype that has been ramping up … Continue reading

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On the studio trail

Out and about today visiting the Open Studios of Surrey Artists, a very special place was discovered… Farnham Pottery (Wrecclesham Pottery).  Tucked away in a residential area and accessed down a narrow lane this incredible place is now the home … Continue reading

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In an English Country Garden

What to do on a sunny Wednesday afternoon in June?  Well last week I took myself off to visit the Open Garden at Fittleworth House, Fittleworth, Pulborough, West Sussex.  This large country house on the edge of a small village has … Continue reading

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Buttons but no Bows

I love poking around charity shops and junk shops.  I quite like nosing around ‘antiques’ shops, although mostly I can’t afford to actually buy anything in these!  But the trendy Vintage shops send me cold, I hate the unending grey … Continue reading

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