We hope during 2021 to follow through the events which we proposed for 2020, our ‘year of William Morris’.
Dates will be fixed as soon as possible.
Illustrated talk by Rev. Ann Hyde.
A Survey of work in other media produced by Morris & Co
Revised repeat of the talk given on 14 March 2020, now including Morris & Co linoleum!
Morris stained glass: changing styles, 1861-1940, and how the St Martin’s glass fits into the firm’s history
By Anthony Burton
Day trip (by minibus):
Visiting Morris & Co stained glass, at Darley Dale (1862), Youlgreave (1876), Ashford-in-the-water (1880) and Macclesfield (1907, 1918).
‘The tears wept by our windows’: Restoring Victorian stained glass
By Alison Gilchrist, of Barley Studios, York, which prepared a conservation report on the glass at St Martin’s.
Morris the Writer
Morris was a prolific author, as well as a designer, and his words can take us to ancient epics, Icelandic sagas, romances of the Middle Ages, and visions of a utopian future.