I spent most of 2018 working on my research project for the Geoffrey Squire Bursary from the Costume & Textile Association, recreating some of the amazing colours and weaves from the 18th century Norwich Pattern books. I presented the work at a talk held at the Castle museum on Saturday 13 October. The accompanying booklet can be purchased here.
Back in September 2017 I had great fun teaching Dr Alice Roberts how to dye with madder. She was making a series for Channel 4 - Britain's Most Historic Towns - and Norwich was chosen as the Most Tudor Town (City)! The Norwich episode airs on Saturday 28 April at 8pm!Read More