Bridget is a multi-talented artist and has been delivering education and community projects since 1994. Bridget has a proven track record of delivering craft workshops to all age groups and backgrounds in all sorts of circumstances. Her past projects have included silk painting; banner/flag/bunting making; tile making; smoke firing and 3D workshops using recycled materials.
A member of the Devon Guild of Craftsmen since 2000, Bridget specialises in making smoke fired ceramics as well as teaching ceramics and textiles – or anything really that involves designing and making. Bridget’s work is shown in galleries and exhibitions throughout the country.
Community Bunting Project (present): for Devon Guild of Craftsmen
Firing Up Project (through Crafts Council): Ceramics Residency at Tavistock College
Saturday Art Club and Outside the Lines: at Plymouth College of Art
‘Big Draw’: a drop-in family Sarong painting workshop as part of the Plymouth Mela with Plymouth College of Art in Drake Circus shopping centre
A Big Hand Little Hand School residency: making clocks from recycled paper and cardboard at Kingsbridge Community College
Summer Holiday Workshops: with the Royal Albert Memorial Museum in the Easter and Summer holidays and at the Contemporary Craft Fair in Bovey Tracey.
Devon Open Studios event (September2010): family bunting making workshop at Haldon Forest for Devon Artists Network
SEAL ‘Good to be Me’ Tile Project: workshops making tile panels at Hayes Primary School in Paignton through DAISI
‘Good to be me’ Tiles: workshops making tile panels at St Margaret’s Primary School in Torbay for the Mirror Project
Big Hand Little Hand: ‘The Sea’ silk painting banners with Devonport High School for Boys Plymouth
Big Hand Little Hand: ‘Weather’ silk painting banners with St Patrick and Our Lady Primary School in Teignmouth