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Craftsmanship

THE ART OF THE CRAFTSMAN

Is craftsmanship alive and well in the luxury industry? Kathryn Hanks investigates
Craftsmanship, Fashion, Instagram

Bearing Fruit: Piñatex's sustainable leather alternative

Elizabeth Finney charts one woman’s quest to produce a sustainable alternative to leather and finds the key to her success lies in an unlikely source
Craftsmanship

Pattern Perfect: How Enid Marx revolutionised print design in Britain

Elizabeth Finney heads to the House of Illustration in King’s Cross to speak to curator Olivia Ahmad about how illustrator Enid Marx changed the face of British design in the 20th century
Craftsmanship, Dining

Curious Creations: The Artistic Foodie

Beatrice Squires explores the work of a woman who champions food as an artistic medium
Craftsmanship

The Beauty of Nature at VenusRox

Elizabeth Finney discovers the mysterious world of VenusRox, the Notting Hill boutique where extraordinary natural crystals are turned into fine art
Craftsmanship

Poker Face: The Luxury Gaming Revival

As Fiona Vlemmiks discovers, luxury, hand-crafted gaming sets are the ultimate indulgence for both board-game aficionados and those passionate about contemporary art
Craftsmanship

The art of British Gun Making

Amy Smithers explores the craftsmanship of London’s gun makers
Craftsmanship

MASTERS OF CRAFT

An enduring hallmark of quality, British craftsmanship is enjoying a steady growth in popularity. Lois B-E meets three brands at the top
Craftsmanship

WORLD CLASS

One of only a handful of workshops across the world that produces handmade globes in the traditional way, Bellerby & Co Globemakers is restoring lost honour to a forgotten craft. Lois B-E talks to the founder about cartography, craftsmanship and patience
Craftsmanship

NATURAL FORM

From a workshop in the heart of the countryside, artist Nic Webb harnesses the natural beauty of salvaged wood to carve remarkable sculptures. Lois B-E explores the process