Since he was a small boy, watching the Battle of Britain from the roof of a garden shed, Ken Rush has loved aircraft. Now the Lincolnshire resident has had three paintings accepted for the Guild of Aviation Artists Paintings of the Year Exhibition at the Mall Gallery, London this month.
On Saturday, 20th October we are hosting a large fundraising event in the magnificent Nave at Lincoln Cathedral.
With one foot planted firmly in the medieval past and another in the present, The Lincoln Mystery Plays remain a vibrant and valid part of the county’s cultural heritage as we discover by talking to the pivotal performer of this summer’s show.
Capturing the vibrant spirit of Lincolnshire in just an hour would seem an impossible task – but it’s what a team of internationally-renowned writers, composers, illustrators, actors and a ninety-strong choir will be attempting to do in a stunning new production which is the county’s major contribution to this year’s Cultural Olympiad and premieres next month.
Caroline Bingham visited artist and craftsman, John Shaw at his Market Rasen workshop to learn more about the art of lettering and design.