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Leach Pottery 2020 – 100 Years of Ceramic Innovation

August 26, 2020

Celebrating 100 years of creation and innovation, take a look into the rich history, drama and resilience of Leach Pottery’s pioneering founders…

Finding Freedom Within – An Artist’s Profile with Maggie O’Brien.

August 19, 2020

There is an element of freedom in every piece that Maggie O’Brien paints. A fluidity that is both delicate and captivating, from land and seascapes that bring the colours and sense of a Cornish dawn to canvas, or moments of tender, quiet piece seen from a vase of flowers in the light of the window. Capturing the essence of each scene, is Maggie’s quest as an artist.

6 Cornish Books For Fantasy Loving Kids

April 17, 2020

If you’re spending your lockdown time catching up on some family reading, then we have six Cornish inspired fantasy books for kids (and adults…), to keep your sense of adventure alight!

Illustrating Cornwall

April 7, 2020

Creating designs for the likes of Seasalt and more, Matt Johnson is one of Cornwall’s best known illustrators.

A Call for Cornish Art in the Virtual World

March 26, 2020

Pick up your brushes, pens and pencils and take part in Penlee Inspired Online, a new virtual exhibition and curated event bringing artists of all skills and mediums together.

The Art of Healing

March 26, 2020

When a devastating tragedy took place in Caroline Robinson’s life, it was her former dream of being an artist that would resurface once more to offer solace, discovery, and healing.

Win an Original Painting by Kurt Jackson

March 22, 2020

The Jackson Foundation are holding an online prize draw to win a Kurt Jackson original Glastonbury painting, with all funds raised going to Greenpeace.

Cornwall and the Coronavirus – Supporting Our Local Businesses…

March 17, 2020

As Cornwall faces a challenging time ahead, we’re discussing ways you can help support your local community in the coming months…

Stepping Back to Discover Colour: An Interview with Tom Holland

February 28, 2020

Written by University of Exeter student William Bowden. Originally from London, 19-year-old Will is currently…

Leach Studio Potters: 100 Years On Exhibition

February 7, 2020

The Leach Pottery presents an exhibition of diverse personal work from each member of its international Studio team to celebrate the Leach’s 100 year anniversary.