Starting to wrap it up. A day of rest (Sunday), three more letters, and then it's done. This month has really flown by.
Walter Crane, an English artist and illustrator, lived from 1845-1915. He produced decorative art as well as illustrations for children's books and nursery rhymes. He was an active socialist. He believed in the importance of art, culture and craftsmanship, striving to make art part of everyday life. He also designed stained glass, pottery, ceramic tiles and even wallpaper. He was influential in the Art Nouveau movement.
|Neptune's Horses, 1893|
|Signs of Spring|
|Ceramic tiles. Flora's Train. Pilkington Tile & Pottery Co, 1900-01|
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