Around the world with Robert Elwes

The admired Victorian artist-traveller Robert Elwes' paintings, previously believed to have been destroyed by fire with his house, have recently been rediscovered by The Watercolour World

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Cricket through the ages

How cricket evolved from a children's game to one of the world's most popular international sports

Watercolour Week at the Royal Academy of Arts, London

Watercolour World Founder Fred Hohler considers the importance of teaching the skill of painting documentary watercolours

Sailing on the Sobraon

The Sobraon was the largest composite ship ever made, sailing for 25 years between England and Australia until the modern age caught up with her

Repainting a pharaoh's tomb

How 19th-century watercolours became the key to reconstructing an ancient Egyptian burial chamber

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