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13th April - 15:25

Mary, Ethel and Violet Pinwill were three extraordinary women who worked as professional woodcarvers in Ermington and then Plymouth, Devon, from about 1889. Author Helen Wilson introduces the work of this family of craft pioneers.

22nd March - 19:20

In anticipation of what would have been our founder William Morris' 187th birthday, Helen Elletson, curator at the William Morris Society, writes of the life at his home in Hammersmith, London.

21st January - 18:26

Our founder William Morris’ designs arguably helped to shape our enduring taste for wallpapers. But how did British wallpaper develop, and how was it made?

27th October - 10:21

Architect Gordon Shrigley looks to SPAB co-founder Philip Webb for inspiration

06th February - 18:28

Peter Jamieson, SPAB casework volunteer, writes about honesty in craft, and mass production.

23rd January - 15:45

We visit the exhibition at the William Morris Gallery in Walthamstow, London which shows another strand of Morris' influence on modern design.