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POP UP SHOW IS OPEN……

Dear Significant Colourists… delighted to say the Pop up Show is now open and we’ve had a fantastic first day. Thanks everyone for coming in. For those of you that can’t make it see below for a taste of colour… … Continue reading

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A colourful vision of the Taj Mahal

My final post this week links the previous ones together… (magazine covers + colours of India) – as you may have gathered I went to India recently to meet my rug weavers and while I was there we went to the … Continue reading

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Dunraven School – Colour for the Children

Over the last few years I’ve been lucky enough to work on some amazing architectural façade projects. Sadly many of them never actually get built. Anyone who knows an architect is familiar with the fact that a massive percentage of … Continue reading

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Channa Horwitz – Graph Mistress

There are certain moments in a creative life when the proverbial ‘light bulb’ experience happens; a giant globe of glass fills with light above your head and grows intensely as the moments pass. I had such an experience in May … Continue reading

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Tile-tastic at Clerkenwell Design Week

4200 tiles undulating their way along a 3m high wall….wow-wow-wow is all I can say. In fact (unusually for me) I’m pretty speechless. I’ll let the pictures speak for themselves. Thanks to Creative Boom and Johnson Tiles for such a … Continue reading

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Welcome to a world of Colour…. pop shop in detail

It’s been a massively significant and colourful week here… colour bombs of Ikat have landed on the corner of Clerkenwell Road and St John’s Square in London. The sun has been shining every day, shafts of pure spring light decorating … Continue reading

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Mid Century Modern for your floor – In full colour

I am delighted to announce the official launch of my new rug collection – ‘Mid Century Modern’  (a recurring theme these days on this blog!) A myriad of dynamic colours that will transform your floors and bring colour into your … Continue reading

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MODERN MAKERS OPENS AT CHATSWORTH HOUSE – 18th September – 23rd December

My new exhibition, MODERN MAKERS opened on the 18th September at Chatsworth. Curated by the lovely Sarah Griffin, this is a chance to see ‘CHROMATOGENOUS’ (meaning ‘to generate colour’) an installation of nine 250 x 70cm panels inspired directly by Chatsworth House … Continue reading

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Model : Making – A show at Contemporary Applied Arts

MODEL : MAKING @ CONTEMPORARY APPLIED ARTS – 6th SEPTEMBER – 11th NOVEMBER Here’s a quick note to let you know about a show I’m doing which opens next week. Curated by Brian Kennedy this exhibition looks at the increasing use … Continue reading

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Itten – Rug of the day

Johannes Itten was a painter, teacher and colour theorist at the Bauhaus and is perhaps most well know for his Colour Star which he developed to teach colour theory to his students. From my early years at Central Saint Martins … Continue reading

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