Tapestry, aka needlepoint, is a wonderful craft to explore. It’s an old skill with a heritage of being passed on […]
Love in Bloomsbury by Frances Partridge£10.99
Love in Bloomsbury by Frances Partridge is a celebrated account of The Bloomsbury Group love affairs as for the work that was produced by its members.
13 Art Illusions Children Should Know£9.99
This collection of masterpieces of the art of illusion will delight and entertain readers of all ages.
Children love to be fooled and artists are some of the greatest tricksters around. This collection features artworks that incorporate a variety of methods for tricking our eyes: including trompe loeil, clever uses of color and perspective, Surrealism, and Photo-Realism.
13 Artists Children Should Know£9.99
This heavily illustrated book featuring the world’s greatest painters is an excellent introduction for young readers to artists and their works.
13 British Artists Children Should Know£9.99
This lively introduction to nearly four centuries of British art offers children a strong foundation for learning in a playful and imaginative way, and will inspire them to dream, create, and think.
13 Paintings Children Should Know£9.99
People of all ages are fascinated by Mona Lisas beguiling smile, Van Goghs hypnotic night sky, and Frida Kahlos’ depiction of herself with a monkey. These paints and ten others are featured in the book in large reproductions with accompanying details.
500 Self Portraits£12.95
Portraits are an endless source of fascination, responding as they do to the basic human impulse to scrutinize a face and strive to peer into the person behind it. Self-portraits have the added fascination that comes from looking into the mirror and trying to study one’s own face and the elusive self lurking behind its surface.
Art Deco Fashion: Masterpieces of ArtSale!
Part of a new series of beautiful gift art books, Art Deco Fashion: Masterpieces of Art highlights artworks from fashion illustrators of the era.
Art Deco Patterns to Colour£5.99
Design-lovers of all ages can explore the glamorous and fashionable Art Deco era in this gorgeous book full of stylish patterns to colour.
Art Detective Spot the Difference!£9.99
This highly engaging book lets young readers play detective as they examine great works of art to see if they are the real thing or forgeries. From Michelangelo to Picasso, art history is filled with stories of spectacular forgeries that have stumped the greatest scholars of their time. It is from this fascinating angle that young readers learn about the great works of art in this fun and educational book.
Charleston: A Bloomsbury House and Gardens£16.99
Set in the heart of the Sussex Downs, Charleston Farmhouse is the most important remaining example of Bloomsbury decorative style, created by the painters Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant.
The Courtauld Shop is thrilled to share this fabulous blog post from our friends at The London Craft Club. On […]
Preferring to stay clear of the clichéd bouquet of roses this Valentine’s Day? We’ve put together a special collection of […]
We’ve sat down with the very talented designer and ceramic artist, Mia Sarosi, to find out more about her exclusive […]