Zara Wood a.k.a Woody

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Woody's Design Studio Opens as a Shop - Saturday 12th May

Something for everyone: new drawings for the art collectors, paper tape for the hobbiest, art posters for childrens' bedrooms, plus Summer t-shirts and accessories. Woody opens the doors to the design studio on Saturday 12th from 11-5. Workshop 3, Balcony Level, Brighton Open Market, BN1 4JL ... SEE MORE arrow-right

Woody Open Studio

Brighton Studio Shop Time: Saturday 25th + Sunday 26th November

We're opening the doors to our Brighton studio and welcoming shoppers looking for art, stationery and accessories for themselves or as Christmas pressies.  There we've mentioned it. Christmas...   Workshop 3First Floor Balcony LevelOpen MarketBrightonBN1 6SJ11am - 3.45pm  We are only a hip skip and jump from Brighton train station. Check out Brighton's Open Market website this handy map and travel guide... SEE MORE arrow-right

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Our studio will again be opening as a pop up shop in Brighton this December.  Friday 9th, Saturday 10th and 11th December sees our workshop full of new original Little Treasures, ink drawings and risographs, along with greeting cards and paper tape.  ... SEE MORE arrow-right

Summer Sample sale June 2016

Brighton Sample Sale - FRI 24th + SAT 25th JUNE

Our Brighton studio opens as a shop on Friday 24th and Saturday 25th June for our Summer Sample Sale! It's a chance to grab a bargain and see where Woody's comes up with her characters.   You'll find us a short hop and a skip from Brighton Train Station at the Open Market.  Although we are on the mezzanine level, our workshop and the whole of the market is fully accessible. Opening Times:FRIDAY 24th JUNE 11am - 4pmSATURDAY 25th JUNE 11am - 4pm Shop Address:Studio Woody,Workshop... SEE MORE arrow-right

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Our Brighton Studio Opens Weekends

Woody's studio upstairs on the balcony of the Open Market in Brighton will be open every weekend as a shop. Cards, paper tape, gifts and art will be on sale - all designed by Woody and printed in the UK. Brighton folk can also shop online and do Click&Collect from our studio during the week. Not in Brighton? No worries, shop online anytime here Free standard delivery with orders over £75 + Free next day delivery with orders over £125 ... SEE MORE arrow-right

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One More Time - Extra Sale Day Sunday 25th 11am - 3pm

One more day of sale time Brighton! Come grab yourself some bargain stationery and t-shirts on Sunday at our workshop - upstairs at the Open Market. Woody's Garage SaleSunday 25th October 11am-3pm WoodyWorkshop 31st Floor BalconyOpen MarketBrightonBN1 4JU #woodyshopopen #sale #Brighton... SEE MORE arrow-right

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Brighton Studio Shop Day - Saturday 10am to 5pm

In Brighton this Saturday?  Woody is opening the studio as a shop for our annual Garage Sale. Expect samples and summer stock at sale prices - that's stationery, t-shirts, accessories and homewares.   We are also selling off seconds and duplicate artist's proofs. Time to embrace imperfection and grab yourself a bargain.  Woody's Garage SaleSaturday 24th October 10 - 5 WoodyWorkshop 31st Floor BalconyOpen MarketBrightonBN1 4JU #woodyshopopen #sale #Brighton... SEE MORE arrow-right

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Our Brighton Studio Opens as a Shop on 15th August

Our Brighton studio will open as shop again on Saturday 15th August. Expect new risograph prints, original pen and ink drawings, plus some sample sale goodies. SATURDAY 15th AUGUST 12pm - 4pm    STUDIO WOODY, Workshop 3, 1st Floor Balcony, Open Market, Brighton, BN1 4JU. UK(fully accessible) #woodyshopopen... SEE MORE arrow-right

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Brighton Studio Shop Open Saturday 12-4pm

Our Brighton studio shop is open this Saturday with t-shirts, accessories, greeting cards, paper tapes and posters - all printed in the UK.   SATURDAY 25TH JULY12pm - 4pm    STUDIO WOODY, Workshop 3, 1st Floor Balcony, Open Market, Brighton, BN1 4JU(fully accessible) #woodyshopopen... SEE MORE arrow-right

Brighton Rock Festival

Escape to Brighton

May is whizzing-by and another weekend is fast approaching. Woody's studio will once again be open to the public as a shop this Saturday and Sunday in Brighton. Our new space at the Open Market is showcasing new limited edition Risograph prints and stationery not yet available online. On Saturday there is also The Great Escape Record Fair taking place at the Open Market. So don't miss out of getting some amazing art and music. The newly refurbished Open Market is just 10 minutes away... SEE MORE arrow-right


The Studio

creative direction + illustration
face-to-face + online event design + curation

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Woody's Studio collaborates on a diverse mix of creative projects, from super graphics that adorn hospital walls to creating sell-out fashion collections.  The studio also curates and delivers online events for the education and arts sectors.

Woody, also known as Zara Wood, creates, curates and educates.
A co-founder of The Enquiry Desk project and Brighton's PechaKucha producer for several years, she is an award-winning senior lecturer + part of the International Association of Illustration Academics forum.  



One-off artworks to buy online

Launching later in 2024

 Original artwork by Woody, including the lastest Little Treasures
- original miniatures framed in vintage jewellery.


Sociable Woody

Follow @thisiswoody on Twitter


@zarawoodakawoody on Instagram 


Interviewing & hosting - Podcasts + Talks:

Rave About Illustration Podcast
Time for some illumination on illustration. Illustration is everywhere and yet you may not be familiar with what an illustrator does. Rave About Illustration sheds light on the creative world of visual translation.