Category Archive: Book

Feb 12

‘The Arts of Mitring & Coping’ – Owen B. Maginnis

A free pdf for all you readers who might want it. I’ve found this fascinating reading since I found it online. To quote the title page: A complete treatise on the proper modern methods to apply practically in joining mouldings. A book for working carpenters, joiners, cabinet makers, picture frame makers and …

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Oct 18

Anarchy & Beauty

The forthcoming exhibition at The National Portrait Gallery put me in mind this week of Morris and the Arts and Crafts Movement. I’m looking forward to having a look round this show. In east London, we are also very lucky to have the William Morris Gallery in Walthamstow, (William Morris …

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