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Picasso or bust! A flying trip to Barcelona and the Picasso museum

Last week I was lucky enough to spend a few days soaking up the delights of Barcelona. Having visited almost 20 years ago, I was surprised how much it had changed. I was keen to visit at least one museum and gave the Picasso Museum ago. I have seen many of Picasso’s works in various… Continue reading Picasso or bust! A flying trip to Barcelona and the Picasso museum

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George Chapman: 1908-1993 From Bardfield to the Rhondda exhibition

I recently visited the Fry Gallery in Saffron Walden to see their latest exhibition based on one of the Great Bardfield set – George Chapman. Chapman is known primarily for his visual art of the Rhondda valley where he moved to in the 1950s from Great Bardfield. This is how I knew of him but… Continue reading George Chapman: 1908-1993 From Bardfield to the Rhondda exhibition

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Better than a bedtime story….

I came across a fantastic new book through the powers of online viral marketing which I decided to buy. ‘Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls’ is a brilliant book highlighting 100 heroic women from the past to present day and was written to inspire today’s young female generation. Written by two female authors – Elena… Continue reading Better than a bedtime story….