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April 2019

26/04/2019

Lucy Presents A Picture To A Very Special Person!

A ROYAL visitor to one of Yorkshire’s most popular boutique hotels has been presented with a special memento of her visit. HRH, The Princess Royal was guest of honour at a special launch event hosted by charity Racing Welfare and held at the Wensleydale Heifer in West Witton, North Yorkshire. Racing Welfare, a charity which supports the workforce of British horseracing, held the dinner at the hotel and restaurant to launch its Hill House Appeal, which aims to provide accommodation for young people starting out in their careers within the... Read More

Easter recipes for kids | Lucy Pittaway 11/04/2019

Easy Easter Recipes to Bake with Kids

This Easter, why not keep the kids entertained by whipping up treats for the whole family? These super easy, delicious recipes are perfect for getting children into baking – you’ll have a star baker in the family in no time. Mini Egg Rocky Road If you’re short on time, this recipe is quick and easy. Makes 6-8 squares Ingredients 350g white chocolate 15g unsalted butter 150g mini marshmallows 100g mini eggs Method Line a 12” x 9” inch baking tray with a sheet of greaseproof paper. Put the mini eggs... Read More

Sheep art in living room 04/04/2019

10 Tips for Framing and Displaying Art

A frame does much more than protect a piece of artwork, it should complement the picture, and whether you’re framing something traditional or contemporary it’s important to choose a frame that’s not too distracting, and simply enhances its best bits. Here are some tips for choosing frames and displaying art in your home. Display art where you’ll be able to enjoy it best – that might be a large piece hanging in a traditional spot such as a mantel piece or a dining room wall, or perhaps smaller pieces grouped... Read More

Cycling gift ideas 01/04/2019

Cycling Gift Ideas

Finding the perfect birthday gift for a cyclist can be tricky. It often seems like keen cyclists already have one (or two) of everything that they (or their bike) will ever need – but fear not, Lucy’s cycling art and homeware collection offers unusual pieces which make perfect gifts that we’re almost certain they won’t already have. As the official artist for the acclaimed Tour de Yorkshire 3 years running, Lucy Pittaway’s cycling collection is growing ever more popular. Little Cycling Gifts We’re delighted to offer amazing gifts to suit... Read More