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Bridget Bailey

Artist working in textiles and millinery

Camberwell, Greater London
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Focus

millinery, nature, textiles

Pricing

£150 — £2000

About

Bridget Bailey has a wealth of experience and an international reputation for her textile artworks, millinery, and masterclasses.

Nature’s always a source of Bridget’s inspiration and she’s earned a reputation for combining intriguing ideas and observations about it with her particular textile and millinery skills.

She studied textiles and made her first millinery collection in 1984 for Jean Muir. In 1989 she co-founded the Bailey Tomlin brand with clients, from Liberty to the V&A.

News

Workshop at Chateau Dumas

06 Jul 2019
I am teaching specialist sinamay (abaca fibre) techniques at Chateau Dumas, starting on July 6th. Besides the classic dying and rolling skills I’ll be showing how to make some of my signature pieces including X-ray fruits.

Countercurrent podcast with surgeon and academic Professor Roger Kneebone

19 Jun 2019
I’m delighted to be featured on the Countercurrent podcast with surgeon and academic Professor Roger Kneebone in a conversation exploring and comparing our work.

Selvedge Magazine Blog

19 Jun 2019
See Bridget’s work featured in Selvedge Magazine’s blog.

Available for commissions

Yes

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Portfolio

Absolutely Buzzing

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles

In Conversation

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles

Mad for Tea

Disciplines Millinery
Materials Textiles
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