Joan Barrington, owner of Barrington Brolly, creates her custom umbrellas and personal parasols, in her home-based workshop, where she is surrounded by fabrics, trims, frames, and handles. You will also find less glamourous, but equally necessary items, such as nails, pliers, snips, wires, and a hammer. Joan’s international clients, have Read more [...]
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Acrylic paint has always held a great appeal for me because of its wonderful versatility. It allows me to work in several layers of transparency which often develops in unexpected ways. I am also attracted to the intensity of undiluted colours and the moods they evoke. I work on both Read more [...]