A Stroll Through the National Gallery

Above Trafalgar Square sits the British National Gallery, home to a beautiful collection of fine art. Now the afternoon we visited we missed the bronze lions cavorting on the square, but there were plenty of other treasure to view. For an artist visiting the Gallery, it was like being immersed in a crowd of celebrities.  After perusing the salons at […]

Monday at the Tower

The formidable Tower of London has fallen victim to a lot of bad press. Many¬† historical (hysterical?) videos focus on the dark history and tragedies that occurred there, and are there were many, but it is also a home and today offers a well-preserved look at medieval England. The story of the Tower begins in 1066 when the Duke of […]