Brigid Brind is a Stockport based artist who was born in Salford.
After graduating in fine art at Newcastle University she studied theatre design at Croydon College of Art. Subsequently she worked in London as a costume-prop maker and theatrical milliner for west end theatres, TV and film, eventually working for the Royal Opera House Covent Garden.
Later moving north, she worked on fine art and mural commissions throughout the 1990s. During this period, she created artworks for Stockport Arts and Health as well as private clients.
In 1998, she was interviewed by Granada Television about her mural painting and special paint effects work.
She taught at Stockport College for 19 years, delivering life drawing courses as well as general art and design, textiles and contextual studies.
Her work is primarily concerned with natural form and she uses a range of media and technique including acrylics, oil and collage.
She also continues to make hats.
Stockport Arts and Health
Vernon Mill Artists Open Exhibitions
Turners Gallery Stockport
Early Years Nursery, Manchester