As part of Lincoln’s Magna Carta 800th Anniversary celebrations there will be a ‘Barons Charter Trail’, consisting of 25 five-foot, hand-painted and individually themed Barons.
In a 50-year career, Gilson Lavis has provided the beat for some of the biggest names in popular music: from Chuck Berry to Dusty Springfield, with chart-topping band Squeeze and for the past two decades with national treasure Jools Holland. His drumming still makes him happy, but the discovery five years ago that he could paint has taken that happiness to a different level.
As they celebrate their first year in business at The Old Methodist Chapel, Branston.
Caroline Bingham visited artist and craftsman, John Shaw at his Market Rasen workshop to learn more about the art of lettering and design.