Experience the magical atmosphere of the Pullens Winter Open Studios. This fun and festive Christmas event features 40+ open workshops: jewellery, dress and costume design, ceramics, fine art, photography, furniture, shoe making, book publishing and more. Buy all your holiday gifts direct from the designers and artists based in the picturesque cobbled Pullens Yards: Clements Yard, Iliffe Yard and Peacock Yard in Kennington / Elephant & Castle, SE17.
Archive for September, 2010
Tube: Kennington (one stop south of Waterloo on the Northern Line), Elephant & Castle (Bakerloo & Northern). FIND US IN CENTRAL LONDON: MAP.
The historic charm of the Pullens makes it a prime location for feature films: The King’s Speech (Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter and Michael Gambon) and Hereafter (Matt Damon, directed by Clint Eastwood) both filmed scenes here.
The work of Pullens artists and designers has appeared in Vogue, Liberty, Fortnum & Mason, Harrods, the V&A, Buckingham Palace, Kensington Palace and Downing Street. Pullens painters have exhibited at the Royal Academy and Tate Britain. Jewellery and fashion fans include Kate Moss, Amy Winehouse and Vivienne Westwood.