Edward Bawden at Christmas

Edward Bawden worked with London luxury provisions store Fortnum & Mason for a number years either side of World War II, designing many catalogues, menu cards, brochures and other ephemera. Bawden's work for the store was captured in Mainstone Press' wonderful Entertaining À La Carte. Unfortunately this limited edition book sold out some time ago but copies can still… Read More

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A Book for Cooks

Merrell very kindly sent me a copy of their recent publication A Book For Cooks. Food writer and self-confessed bibliophile Leslie Geddes-Brown (who I had the pleasure of working with on Plants and Places) surveys 101 pioneering cookbooks, selected by her for their influence, their unusual recipes or simply for their beauty. There's a brilliant… Read More

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Stoer Head Lighthouse

Although a previous blog about the coffee van on Cley beach might suggest otherwise, we don't base all our walks on the available catering but last week Leigh's bright blue van by the Stoer Head Lighthouse was a cheerful and welcoming sight. The walk around the point isn't a long one but there are great clifftop views.… Read More

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The Food of Art

Our friends at Cortijada Los Gázquez in Andalucia are launching a new creative course this September. The Food of Art is a creative course for those who enjoy creative activities around food such as food presentation, illustration and photography. As an eco-guest house the food is seasonal, fresh and local.  Activities will include visiting the… Read More

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Jake Tilson

When Angie and I first met it was great to discover a shared passion for Jake Tilson's Atlas project. Which made it even more of an honour when Jake agreed to contribute to our Random Spectacular publication which is in part inspired by the spirit of Atlas. Later this year Quadrille will be publishing In… Read More

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Fox & Grapes

Christopher Brown recently created this linocut for Claude Bosi's Fox & Grapes pub on Wimbledon Common. Our exhibition of Christopher Brown's prints opens at our gallery in Norfolk on Saturday 7th May 2011. If you'd like to receive an invitation to the opening and further details nearer the time, please sign up to our e-mail… Read More

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