All posts by Janette Bright

Bardfield Artists at Braintree Museum

The work above is by E.A.S.T artist, Susan Canfield, inspired by Edward Bawden, one of the Bardfield Artists and part of Threads of Time.    Now Bawden and the Bardfield Artists are the subject of a new exhibition at Braintree Museum, Essex, Life in an English Village.   Susan and I were lucky enough to go […]

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Drawing for Textiles

Lorna’s blog for EAST – “In October Libby and I had the privilege of a trip to West Dean College in Sussex for a 5 day course with Mathew Harris called ‘Drawing for Textiles’. It was I felt a very relaxed course, which I thoroughly enjoyed, just what I needed to set me up for […]

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21 today

EAST is 21 years old this month and we had a small tea party to celebrate.  Members were joined by friends, Braintree Museum and Warner Textile Archive staff.  Some past EAST members were also able to join us. As with all great celebrations we had a celebratory cake, our one kindly made by Anthea.  We […]

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EAST member exhibits at Eagle Gallery – 10 to 17 September 2016

EAST member, Jenny Leslie is exhibiting with another artist Joanna Stone at the Eagle Gallery in Bedford from the 10 to 17th September 2016. The gallery can be found at – 101 Castle Road Bedford MK40 3QP

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East weekend workshop

Returned last evening from an exhilarating if tiring Group weekend workshop with wonderful Diane Bates. Almost all of us were there including our mentor Anthea Godfrey, just Ellen and Janette missing the fun, although Janette managed a visit yesterday afternoon. Anthea and Susan during the Saturday evening discussion. A 3d piece by Lorna Work by […]

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