Born in Dumfries and studied at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design in Dundee, sculptor Jennifer Watt lived and worked in Lincolnshire for over 20 years before returning to the region in 2000 and have participated in Spring Fling since 2003 from her studio near Thornhill.
Clare Melinsky grew up in Norwich and has worked as an illustrator ever since graduating from Central St. Martin College of Art. Having been in Dumfriesshire for over 30 years, her colourful lino cut print images are seen in many magazines and newspapers, book covers and wine labels.
Let me introduce you, meet Newton and Stewart, the Wigtown book Festival Waggers. I found them in Wigtown, but without dog-tags, they were nameless wonders. I asked you all to suggest names. This his how they became Newton (quite intelligent) and Stewart ( his shorter scruffy friend)
Born in Leeds and moved back to West Yorkshire after many years studying and practising art in Wales, Hannah Nunn started designing lights 10 years ago. She opened her own shop in 2005 where a great range of light and other interior designs are available. Her work has also gained popu
Another busy week! Great day at Wigtown last Saturday. Enjoyed our family visit to Mochrum park to see the WBF exhibition with Ka Ribbens, Natalie Vardey and myself. I gather it has gone well! Joanne Kaar has proved to be such a success as a Spring Fling residency. She must have w