Tag Archives: Queen

1977 and all that

1977 and all that

We often look back when the New Year dawns and for me this year was no exception. It’s forty years since I went off to college and it got me thinking back to events that made up 1977. The most signifi ...
Her royal sky-ness

Her royal sky-ness

Pubgoers were delighted to see the Queen reigning over them as this image of her head appeared – in the CLOUDS. The monarch was clear as day as her portrait came to life – looking almost i ...
Fit for a Queen

Fit for a Queen

One of the largest-ever exhibitions of outfits worn by the Queen dating from her childhood to the present day is now on public display. Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from the Queen’s wardrobe, ...
Graham Short’s portrait of the Queen

Graham Short’s portrait of the Queen

Micro-engraver, Graham Short – best known for having inscribed the entire Lord’s Prayer on the head of a pin – has recently finished working on an unbelievable  portrait of the Queen ...