Friends & useful links
There are many organisations that share an interest in the life, work and continuing relevance of John Ruskin. Ruskin To-Day is an informal alliance of these organisations and individuals, and their calendar has the most comprehensive listing of Ruskin events around the world. Below we list many of the other organisations and resources related to Ruskin.
Centres of Ruskin study and collections in the UK
Brantwood, Ruskin's Lake-District home
The Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, home of The Elements of Drawing, Ruskin's teaching collection
Ruskin Museum, Coniston
Other Guild-related sites
Whitelands College where Ruskin initiated a May Day Festival and where the Guild still awards a gift of books each year to the May Monarch.
For the origins of the Whitelands College May Queen Festival: Rites of Spring
Blog by Guild of St George Companion, Jim Spates.
Explore the digital reconstruction of the original St George's Museum, Walkley:
The Life and Work of Benjamin Creswick (1853-1946) by Annie Creswick Dawson
Organisations that have recently received donations from the Guild:
Ruskin Works online
Modern Painters 1 - electronic edition
Ruskin's Venetian Notebooks 1849-50
Images in the Ruskin Library Catalogue.
The Elements of Drawing: John Ruskin's Collection at Oxford
John Ruskin at The Victorian Web
Other sites of interest
The Ruskin Art Club, Los Angeles
Abbott Hall Gallery
Anglia Ruskin University
The Roycroft Campus
The Hillside Club, Berkeley, CA.
Ruskin Mill Education Trust
The Ruskin School of Art
The William Morris Gallery
The William Morris Society
MERL: Museum of English Rural Life