The Art House, Our Partners in Sheffield

The Art House opened in August 2015 after a £1.5m refurbishment to provide a bespoke facility in Sheffield’s city centre with Yorkshire’s largest community pottery, art studio, exhibition room and café.  It works with people with mental health difficulties, homeless people and excluded young people.  They come for the opportunity to do worthwhile work, to […]

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A Double Mother’s Day

Coming from the US I must admit I am a little confused about Mother’s Day here in the UK.  Strictly speaking it is called Mothering Sunday here and this year it takes place this Sunday, 26th March – in the US, however, we celebrate Mother’s Day in May. The differing dates made me ask several […]

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Painting London Green

St Patrick’s Day – celebrating national days in style. There is never a dull moment in London!  I do love this city, especially living in leafy Notting Hill.  Every month seems to bring a different event or another public holiday and I am taking the opportunity to celebrate as many as possible. It’s St. Patrick’s […]

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