Author Archives: Mike Gleen

The Maker’s Art

LAST CHANCE TO BUY! HEATH ROBINSON MUSEUM INAUGURAL PROGRAMME OF ‘THE MAKER’S ART’ ENDS ON 9 APRIL As well as offering a range of products reflecting Heath Robinson’s work, the shop at the Heath Robinson Museum offers a selection of … Continue reading

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New Exhibition – The Illustrations of Edward Ardizzone

For its third Special Exhibition, starting on 1 April, the Heath Robinson Museum in Pinner, north-west London, is delighted to showcase the illustrations of the highly skilled draughtsman and illustrator Edward Ardizzone. Edward Ardizzone (1900-1979) was one of the best … Continue reading

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ANNOUNCING THE RENAMING OF THE WEST HOUSE UPSTAIRS GALLERY AS THE VERDEN GALLERY

To honour the contribution to West House and the Pinner community by the outgoing chairman of The West House and Heath Robinson Museum Trust, Martin Verden, the first-floor gallery and function room in West House, Pinner, with its beautiful outlook … Continue reading

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Santa’s Sleigh is Coming!

Pinner Rotary are organising Santa’s Sleigh which is collecting for local charities. This is their message: Santa’s sleigh will again be touring the streets of Pinner December 12-21. Fuller information can be seen on the Santa’s Sleigh page of the … Continue reading

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Secret Art Sale 2016 Success

Following the success of last year’s inaugural event, the 2016 Secret Art Sale attracted even more artists to participate – from young aspiring artists to renowned professional painters, cartoonists and illustrators. Over 170 6”x 6” canvases were submitted by 143 … Continue reading

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The Museum in the Hatch End Association Magazine

An article about the Museum has appeared in the Hatch End Association Magazine. Click here to see it on a separate page.

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Coffee and Crafts

Launching a monthly relaxing  series of workshops which give a taster of a different craft every month. Sign up for one or all. Tuition, materials, coffee and cake included. July’s workshop experiments with watercolour painting. The workshops are aimed at … Continue reading

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Crafty Summer Mobiles Workshop

Let’s get creative! – combining natural materials with textiles and beads to make unique decorative mobiles with guest artists: Colette Moscrop & Ruby Bevan.

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Heath Robinson Museum Survey

Are you or members of your family interested in Art, Crafts, Inventing, Engineering, Gadgets, Story-telling and Creativity generally? If so, we at the Heath Robinson Museum at West House in Pinner Memorial Park would love to get your opinion on … Continue reading

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Meccano Workshop for Age 9+

Come and celebrate Heath Robinson’s Birthday on 31 May by building your own gadget at this great extended workshop. The day includes making your own moving automaton out of Meccano that you can take home, lunch and a whole load … Continue reading

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