Great British Railway JourneysSeries 11 Episode 6: St Ives to St Day
Michael Portillo boards the Great Western Railway at the Cornish seaside resort of St Ives. In Britain's first studio pottery, he attempts a decorative wax technique and feels the heat of the firing kiln. He discovers a Cornish fisherman, who,although he began painting only in his seventies, inspired established artists from the capital.
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