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I ❤️ my #span #ericlyons #SpanHousing #architecture #designforliving #1968 Having worked for Walter Gropius and Maxwell Fry, Eric Lyons (1912-1980) co-founded the development company Span in 1948, along with Geoffrey Townsend and Leslie Bilsby. Lyons’s Span houses are all about space and light, and blurring the edges between outside and indoor space. He paid great attention to the surrounding landscape, designing and building properties around existing splendid mature trees and creating communal areas that encourage residents to mix. An early Span publication summarises the origin of the name: “It spans the gap between the suburban monotony of the typical ‘spec building’ and the architecturally designed individually built residence.” Eric Lyons was appointed President of the RIBA in the 1970s.

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I rather liked his health and safety set up #firstaid #bernardleachpottery

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Recent visit to the Bernard Leach Museum in St Ives. Love seeing makers tools 😁 #tbt #bernardleach #bernardleachpottery #ceramics #toolsofthetrade #stivescornwall

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Evening sun on #giantpearlnecklace. In good company with @springoncemore print #giantjewellery #ceramics #sculpture #craft #pearls

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So happy to be part of #baroquetobling – an exhibition of Donna MacMillan’s art collection. Now showing at the Palm Springs Museum of Arts till October. #Palmsprings #palmsspringsmuseum #giantcharmbracelet #ceramics #giantjewellery #commission #DonnaMacMillan #highartandlowfromthecollectionofdonnamacmillan

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Special tiny headdress for my nieces christening. Haven’t made one of these for a while! #porcelain #handmade #headdress #ceramics #bespoke #blooms #ceramicflowers #porcelainflowers

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LOVE my Chocolate stones. #easter #eatingmyweightinchocolate

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Happy Easter! #holidaypurchase #sicily #spring #daffodils

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Who’s in!?!?!? Me!!!! Starting Franklin early. Looking forward to it @littleartforms 🎨✂️✏️ #Repost @littleartforms with @repostapp. ・・・

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This ones for you @littleartforms 🍌❤️😘 #giant #ceramic #banana #charm

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