Tessa Jowell MP has put forth three nominations.
Paints and Polishes, by Mylands
"Mylands is the oldest, genuine paint manufacturer in Britain still owned and managed by the same family. While staying close to their traditional roots, Mylands have continued to innovate and produce the highest quality paints, supplying to interior designers and scenic artists in the film, television and theatre industries. As a family business based in Lambeth, Mylands is also the last manufacturer of decoration coatings based in the London area."
More information about Mylands can be found at www.mylands.co.uk.
Pottery, by Julian Stair
"Julian has developed a stunning range of pottery, varying in scale and design in stoneware, porcelain, and brick clay. He has work in over 20 public collections worldwide and he continues to use his art to address challenging subjects such as climate change. He has also run a self funded apprenticeship scheme for young potters over the last ten years."
More information about Julian Stair can be found at www.julianstair.com.
Windsor Chairs, by Matthew Hilton
"Celebrated British designer, Matthew Hilton, has given the Windsor Chair a modern update while employing exclusively traditional Windsor chair making techniques. Turning to Ercol, the UK's largest manufacturer of solid wood furniture, to produce the chairs has resulted in a brilliant collecion. I am proud to have such a pioneering designer in my constituency."
More information about Windsor Chairs and Matthew Hilton can be found at www.matthewhilton.com.