Mary Greensted is a freelance curator, lecturer and writer who specializes in the Arts and Crafts movement. Her publications include Ernest Gimson: Arts & Crafts Designer and Architect, 2019, with Annette Carruthers and Barley Roscoe; The Arts and Crafts Movement in Britain, 2010, The Arts & Crafts Movement in the Cotswolds,1996, and more. She is the former Keeper of Museums at the Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum, where she was responsible for Cheltenham’s award-winning Arts and Crafts movement collection. In 2010, she received an MPhil from the University of Birmingham for her research into exchanges between Britain and Greece as part of the Arts and Crafts movement. She was also Chairman of the Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen from 2009-18 and is an active trustee at Court Barn Museum, Chipping Campden.
Books by this Author
The First Metal
Copper, one of the few metals that occurs naturally in a usable form, was the first metal humans fashioned into tools and accessories. For nearly...