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Functional Fantasy: How glassblower Laura Smith creates her mystical pieces

Elizabeth Finney meets with glassblower Laura Smith to find out more about her personal blend of glass sculpture and functional products
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The Art of Preservation: From the Victorian Terrarium to today’s Leafage

Elizabeth Finney meets Kay Suppamas, founder of Leafage, to unearth the history and potential of terrariums
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Pure Brilliance: The History and Future of British Silversmithing

As the annual Goldsmiths’ Fair approaches, Marianne Dick casts an eye over the history and the future of British silversmithing
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Gardening in Clay: How Vanessa Hogge creates flowers that last forever

Elizabeth Finney meets ceramicist Vanessa Hogge, who handcrafts intricate vessels and wallflowers from memory
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CREATIVE CRAFT

The LOEWE Foundation celebrates the importance of modern craft at The Design Museum, writes Arielle Witter
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FLESH AND BLOOD

Lois Bryson-Edmett explores Tate Britain’s landmark exhibition centred around two giants of gurative art
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BON VOYAGE

With the opening of a major exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum, David G. Taylor explores the glamour of life on the ocean wave
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EXPLORING A CLASSIC

Kathryn Conway delights in the Victoria and Albert Museum’s tribute to one of the world’s most adored fictional characters
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REINVENTING TRADITION

Izzy Hunt and Emmie Hope are making needlepoint cool again with vibrant prints and new ways to use them. Lois B-E explores their vision
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DESIGN WITHOUT BORDERS

A remarkable polymath, designer Kia Utzon-Frank can turn her hand to anything, from product design and sculpture to patisserie. Lois B-E unpicks her unique creative process