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Discover the UK's Abundant Wildlife this June
With the Stag Beetle rutting season starting in May, June is a great time to spot the species ‘in full swing’ before they disappear again in July. Hotspots in the UK are mainly confined to the South of England, with Sussex, Surrey and the New Forest being among the best places to see them. Skilled printmaker Guy Allen has created a remarkably detailed yet contemporary composition featuring a stag beetle etching on a circular litho printed background, embellished with gold leaf. Find the exquisite Stag Beetle Study on our online gallery.
Green areas, from parks and woodland to country estates and formal gardens, all over the country are increasingly being enhanced by art installations and sculpture. So how can we make the most of our own outdoor spaces?
It’s important to consider how the piece will interact with the environment. Do you want to create a dramatic effect, embrace a contemporary aesthetic, or encourage a sense of serenity, and synchronicity with the environment.
Since 1987 March has been a month dedicated to celebrating the (often overlooked) contributions of women to history, society, and culture. Its beginning can be traced as far back as 1909 to the first Women’s History Day in New York, when it commemorated the anniversary of the thousands of women who marched in the garment workers’ strikes against low pay, long work hours, and the lack of voting rights.