Monthly Archives: April 2010

Another year, another online auction!

Last year was the Maple Leaf Trust‘s first attempt at running a online auction. It was a big success, but this year, we have even more items to bid for! The auction itself won’t kick off until the 6th of

Posted in Annual Events

Visit to William Morris Gallery

Last week, a group of us had an excellent introduction to the William Morris Gallery in north London by one of its curators, and otherwise had the house to ourselves for the visit. Morris’ Evenlode Chintz (1883) William Morris was

Posted in Arts and culture, Exploring London

April Hospitality: Diamonds!

“A kiss on the hand may be quite continental…” Our April Hospitality speaker, Arabel Lebrusan, the creative director and designer of Leblas Jewellery near Sloane Square, discussed the ethical approach she takes when sourcing and making jewellery and explained why

Posted in Hospitality Mornings

Visit to the Dulwich Picture Gallery

Dulwich Picture Gallery is a wonderful place to visit any time of year, and even better on a gorgeous spring day. When a very exclusive tour is arranged for members of the Canadian Women’s Club and is given by the

Posted in Exploring London