Cyanotype Lampshades

Cyanotype Lampshades
Sun Printed Honesty Lampshades

Friday 30 November 2018

Sun Printing Workshop Vouchers

The gift of Experiences, I do vouchers for my workshops  that can be given as Christmas or Birthday presents , please do contact me  if you know someone who would love to have a silk painting, or sun printing workshop experience 

Thursday 29 November 2018

Places on Saturday 1 December Silk Painting

Due to cancellations there are now spaces available on Saturdays Silk painting Workshop 
come along to make some Christmas presents 

Sunday 25 November 2018

Tin Shed Christmas Sale

Last day at the Tin Shed in Shaldon today open 10 - 5 

Lots of wonderful local makers and artists Jewellery, Ceramics, Wood cut Prints, Photography textiles , Sun printing , Lamp shades , Books, Cards , something for everyone 

Monday 29 October 2018

Silk Painting Saturday 3 November

Next Silk Painting work shop on Saturday 3 November
Time to make Christmas Presents for others or just a treat for yourself ! 

Wednesday 17 October 2018

Silk Painting Workshops

Silk Painting Dates over Half Term week - Wednesday 24 and Friday 26 October then Saturday 3 November and Saturday 1 December. Come and make your Christmas Presents for your loved ones !

Friday 7 September 2018

Devon Open Studios Bovey Tracey Map

The wonderful Viv Styles has created a Map to help you navigate around all the wonderful DOS venues in the Bovey Tracey Area 

Wednesday 5 September 2018

Heritage Open Days Demonstrations

Over the next two weekends as part of the Heritage Open Days about Extraordinary Women I will be demonstrating cyanotype sun printing at Yarner Wood 11-12.30  and 2.30 - 4 each day come and find out more about Anna Atkins the Extraordinary Woman who has been inspiring my work for the last year or more 
Algae on Silk Scarf

Sunday 2 September 2018

Sun Printing Next Dates

Due to popular demand there will be more workshops in Sun Printing coming up 
the first date is Friday 21 September 
Then there are two spaces left on Saturday 29 September - which also happens to be World Cyanotype day- Booking from £40 including home made lunch 

Friday 31 August 2018

Makers@Ashburton Arts Saturday 1 September

I will be showing my sun printed work in Ashburton this Saturday 1 September 10-2 

Devon Open Studios Venue 90

This is where we will be doing Devon Open Studios from in Yarner Wood come and say hello from Saturday 8 September 

Monday 20 August 2018

Sun Printing Review

Had a lovely relaxed day ,having fun learning the techniques of sun printing.
Everything explained and easily understood .
Cant wait to order the equiment and have fun creating !! 
Brillant day !!
It is great to get some positive feedback about the workshops that I run this was posted on  after a workshops last Saturday 
Do contact me directly if you want to create a bespoke workshop on a  date that suits you !

Monday 30 July 2018

Sun Printing Workshop

I have a couple of spaces on Tuesday 7 August Sun Printing workshop 10 - 3 
£40 including lunch 

Saturday 4 August Silk Painting

There are a couple of spaces free on this Saturday 4 August Silk Painting workshop £40 which includes a home made lunch 

Cushion cover with zip already sewn in ! 

Monday 23 July 2018

One space on Saturdays Sun Printing

Just one space left on this Saturdays Sun Printing Workshop 10 -3 @ £40 including a home made lunch

Next Dates after that are Tuesday 7 August and Saturday 1 September, I am always open to making other dates available to create bespoke workshops to suit you !

Saturday 21 July 2018

Fore Street Flea

I am doing the Fore Street Flea market in Exeter on Sunday 22 July 12 - 4 my first time to do something like this with my sun printing - this is the practise run to check it all fits. There will be lots of other independent traders and food stalls there as well 

Monday 2 July 2018

Sun Printing on Saturday

It looks like the Sun is around still for Saturday 7 July so a Sun Printing workshop should be ideal ! 

Sunday 24 June 2018

Next Silk Painting

Saturday 30 June is my next Silk painting workshop , if the weather stays like this we maybe able to paint outside ! 
Happy mother and daughter from York ! 

Sunday 17 June 2018

Sun Printing Workshop

Sun Printing workshop on Saturday 23 June at my studio in Bovey Tracey 10 - 3 £40 including lunch 
sun printing workshop 

Tuesday 12 June 2018

Space on Silk Painting workshop Saturday !

There is space on my Silk Painting workshop this Saturday 16 June 
£40 to include a home made lunch and a first square of silk

Sunday 20 May 2018

Great Weather for Sun Printing

The weather is perfect for sun printing at the moment the next dates for workshops are Friday 25 May Saturday 9 June and Saturday 23 June 

Sun Printing workshop

Saturday 21 April 2018

Silk Painting 28 April

Last workshop in April is Silk Painting on Saturday 28 April 
These lovely ladies were very happy with the results of their workshop last time !
Booking from

Tuesday 10 April 2018

Sun Printing Dates in May

New dates for sun printing workshops in May, There is a couple of spaces on Tuesday 8 May still available. Now also Friday 18 May and Friday 25 May 
10 - 3 £40 including a homemade lunch 

Sun printed snowdrops

Sunday 25 March 2018

Sun Printing Workshop in May

After a very successful first workshop for 2018 despite the horrible March weather 
the next workshop is arranged with a couple of spaces on Tuesday 8 May 
10 -3 £40 including a home made lunch 

Seaweed and Feathers by Sarah Poat 

Tuesday 20 March 2018

Sun Printing in April

Feeling very optimistic today that Spring is going to arrive now and it will be sunny again !

Sun Printing workshop organised for Saturday 7 April £40 for the workshop to include a tasty homemade lunch 

Monday 12 March 2018

Silk Painting Workshops

There are spaces on Silk Painting workshops this Saturday 17 March and Friday 23 March hopefully it won't be snowing again ! 

Let me know if you are interested

Monday 5 March 2018

Flag Workshops in Bovey Tracey

Proud 2B Here ! Bovey Tracey Flag Workshops are happening this week Thursday 8 and Friday 9 March 10-4 each day at the Edgemoor Hotel , come along and help fix some flags and make some new ones too ! 

Nourish Festival 2016 

Friday 2 March 2018

Change of Date to Saturday 17 March

Due to the extreme weather conditions we are having I am cancelling the Silk Painting Workshop on Saturday 3 March and moving it to Saturday 17 March , by which time it will hopefully really be spring ! Keep Warm everybody and stay safe !

Silk Material made by Jan 

Monday 19 February 2018

Silk Painting 3 March

The next date for Silk painting workshop is Saturday 3 March £40 including a home made lunch and a first piece of Silk 10.30 - 3.30 contact to book 
There are still a couple of spaces left ! 

Friday 16 February 2018

Granite Elements on Tour

We are taking the Granite Elements exhibition to Teignmouth for a week at TAAG , we are also showing alongside Bovey Tracey Society of Artists work inspired by Granite 

Thursday 8 February 2018

Flag Workshops in Bovey Tracey

Flag Workshops start in Bovey Tracey on Saturday 10 February to get the Flags fixed and ready to go up again , come along and help if you can !

Sunday 4 February 2018

2 Workshops

I have organised Two workshops in March that would work together well if you want to expand your practise of printing onto Silk

Friday 23 March is Silk Painting 
Saturday 24 March is Sun Printing 

SetaSoleil Sun Print onto Silk 

Tuesday 30 January 2018

Saturday 3 February

There are a couple of spaces on Saturday 3 February Silk painting Workshop 
Come along and give it a go !

This is a review from Tina who did the Tree Scarf below.
I had a really great day.
Bridget was a patient and friendly tutor.
I produced something I was really proud of and am hooked .
Goodbye acrylics.
It’s fun forgiving and very effective .
Will be doing it again for sure.'

Tina's Trees Silk Scarf ! 

Monday 22 January 2018

Silk Painting Workshop 27 January

There are a couple of spaces still available on Saturday 27 January Silk painting workshop 
£40 including a home made lunch 

Lovely seascape cushion cover made by Lizzie !

Thursday 4 January 2018

Dates for Sun Printing

After looking at the length of days and noting that 25 March is when British Summer Time begins my first Sun Printing workshop will be on Saturday 24 March 2018 so we can celebrate the start of the Summer - can't wait ! 
Capturing Plants on Silk scarf 

Tuesday 2 January 2018

Happy New Year !

I hope you are all rested and recovered from your Christmas and New Year Break 

My Silk Painting workshops start again for 2018 on Saturday 13 January 
Do contact me if you have a date for a workshop in mind for next year as I am happy to set up bespoke workshops for small groups of people 2 or more 
Silk Painted Scarf by Dawn