- Lettering and Commemorative Arts Trust www.letteringartstrust.org.uk
Commissioning agency for memorials, also runs carving courses, and is the only organisation in the country that funds training and apprenticeships in lettercarving.
- TJM Associates www.tjmassociates.com
- Eaton Waygood Associates www.eatonwaygoodassociates.co.uk
Environmental artists in Stockport.
- Garden Gallery www.gardengallery.uk.com
Sculpture garden in Hampshire.
- Turrill Sculpture Garden www.turrillsculpturegarden.org.uk
Sculpture garden in Oxford.
- Green Door Studios www.greendoorstudios.co.uk
Artists Studios, Kendal.
- Letter Exchange www.letterexchange.org
Society for professionals working in the lettering and calligraphic arts.
- The Arbory Trust www.arborytrust.org
Woodland burial site in Cambridgeshire.
- Museum for Figurative Art, near Groningen, The Netherlands www.museumdebuitenplaats.nl
Visit this place!
- West Dean College and Gardens www.westdean.org.uk
Holds a wonderful, diverse array of arts and crafts courses - and hosted the Art and Memory exhibition in 2010 - the first and only National Collection of Memorial Art which may now be seen at six different venues across Britain - see www.memorialartscharity.org.uk
- Greystoke Cycle Caf? www.greystokecyclecafe.co.uk
Cumbrian cycle caf? and Quirky Workshops venue
- Striding Arches www.stridingarches.com
Artist-led landscape project in the Southern Uplands, Dumfries &
- Sally Seed www.stoneleighcomms.co.uk
Sally Seed runs a communications business in Cumbria, and I can recommend her great marketing skills.
- www.ilkleyliteraturefestival.org.uk/stanza-stones www.ilkleyliteraturefestival.org.uk/stanza-stones
My local Literature Festival
- Shelagh Atkinson www.shelaghatkinson.co.uk
Friend and wonderful, thought-provoking artist
- Matt Black matt-black-words.co.uk
Sheffield poet and Derbyshire Poet Laureate
- Ray Hearne www.rayhearne.co.uk
Rotherham poet and balladeer.
- Berlie Doherty www.berliedoherty.com
Celebrated Sheffield poet and writer.
- Jacob Polley jacobpolley.com
Poet and novelist
- Kirkthwaite Cottage www.kirkthwaitecottage.co.uk
Holiday cottage next door to Pip's home in Cowgill, available for short lets.
- Eden Benchmarks www.edenbenchmarks.org.uk
A comprehensive survey of the cultural landscape in East Cumbria, by Dick Capel
- Ullswater Way www.ullswater.co.uk
A walking route of about 21 miles established around Ullswater in 2016, and featuring specially commissioned artworks.