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ALICE PATTULLO - Pipe Smoking Championships



ALICE PATTULLO - Pipe Smoking Championships


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Pipe Smoking Championships by Alice Pattullo

From a series of screen prints Screenprints produced in collaboration with The Shop Floor Project, exploring traditional British country pursuits:

"Every year since 1267 the townsfolk of Egremont hold an annual celebration after harvest time, known as The Crab Fair. The events held are traditional and do not involve the mechanised swings and roundabouts which became part of so many fairs from the late nineteenth century. The modern-day fair is held on the third Saturday in September and is eagerly awaited by the whole community. Events at the fair include the celebrated World Gurning Championship, the pipe smoking games and the singing of traditional hunting songs."

Limited edition screen print
Signed and numbered by the artist.
Paper measures 42 x 29.5 cm

Framed size: 54 x 41 cm
Edition of 25

Available in three frame choices:

Oak (solid wood)

White (wood)

Black (wood)

Read more about our FRAMING WORKSHOP here


The Shop Floor Project has worked with the celebrated artist and illustrator Alice Pattullo for over eight years. In our archive we have a selection of her work (several which are exclusive to us) from some of her earliest pieces to more current work.

Based in East London, Alice regularly explores British traditions, folklore and superstitions throughout her work. In 2017 she exhibited Of House and Home, her largest solo show to date at Yorkshire Sculpture Park.

Photo courtesy Yorkshire Sculpture Park. (c) Jonty Wilde.

Alongside this Alice works on commissioned illustrations for a variety of clients including Bon Appetit, Esquire, Cecil Sharp House, Country Living, Crabtree and Evelyn, Ditchling Museum of Art and Craft, Design for Today, Faber, Fortnum and Mason, Gardens Illustrated, The Ginger Pig HHMI Bulletin, Little Toller, National Trust, Sainsburys, The V&A Museum, and The Village Voice.