Zara Wood a.k.a Woody

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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House Plant Doodle Make

Plant life drawing and abstract image-making with Woody.   Get inspired by real life plants, whilst making your own paper house plant. Learn about artists like Mattisse and how to experiment with colour. A space full of pens, paper and plants awaits budding young artists aged from 7 to 10 years old at the Founders Room in the Brighton Dome. Materials provided. Inspirational plants by Gunns Florist. This event has now passed.  Thank you to all the young artists and... SEE MORE arrow-right

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House Plant Doodle Make with Woody

Workshops with Woody start again this Autumn and Winter in the UK.  House Plant Doodle Make launches at Brighton Dome. Woody welcomes you to the Founders room - full of pens, paper and plants! The perfect space for budding young artists aged 7-10 to create their very own house plant with collage and drawing. Lots of time to learn about and experiment with abstract image-making and colour. Materials provided. Inspirational plants by Gunns Florist. Friday 27th October 2017: 10.30am... SEE MORE arrow-right

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PechaKucha Peeps 28th June 2017

PechaKucha Brighton is back with another host of presenters this Summer.  On Wednesday 28th June our theme is 'Peeps' - stories to see from Brighton people, including:  Catherine Borowski the cathartic power of art and explains why she turned a skip in to a new London gallery. Architect Nick Lomax shares the impact of good building design on our wellbeing. Curtis James reveals the working of lives of those often unseen through his photographic project Beyond Work. Tilly... SEE MORE arrow-right

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Photos of Story Draw Workshop

Story Draw came to Brighton this April. An imaginative collage and illustration workshop designed for 5 - 10 years on creating characters and adding to a story... During April's half term, some of illustrator Woody’s characters will go on holiday – leaving gaps in the storyline. Are you a budding young artist? Come along and draw with Woody to create a new tale. Combining collage with drawing, children will make their own characters that they can also take home. Photos... SEE MORE arrow-right

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Story Draw - Brighton Dome - 20th April

During April's half term, some of illustrator Woody’s characters will go on holiday – leaving gaps in the storyline. Are you a budding young artist? Come along and draw with Woody to create a new tale. Combining collage with drawing, children will make their own characters that they can also take home. Suitable for 5 -10 year olds.  Materials included. £5 Tickets Available Here ... SEE MORE arrow-right

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Next Brighton PechaKucha Night: 25 JAN 2017

PechaKucha Brighton 2017 begins! Curated by Alex Leith and Zara Wood a.k.a Woody, our line-up will be presenting on the theme of recycling, reinvention, restoration, regeneration and revolution! This event is now sold out.  Ticket holders only. Check out our current line-up here PS Studio Woody designed the poster for the event.... SEE MORE arrow-right

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POP UP SHOP BRIGHTON | FRI 9 SAT 10 SUN 11 DECEMBER

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

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PechaKucha Volume 25: ALL TOGETHER

The next installment of PechaKucha Brighton, curated by Woody and journalist Alex Leith, is on Wednesday 12th October at the decadent Nightingale Room. 'All Together' looks at our sense of community, along with team work and team play. This event is now sold out.  Ticket Holders only. Keep missing out on the live events, follow PechaKucha Brighton's Twitter for latest news and check out PechaKucha's online archive of previous presentations here #Brighton #PechaKucha ... SEE MORE arrow-right

Online Weekend Sale

Find a beautiful bargain online this weekend here... SEE MORE arrow-right

Studio

The Studio

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

Get in touch about a new project: creative@zarawood.com 

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  for several years, she is a senior illustration lecturer and part of the International Association of Illustration Academics forum.  

 

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One-off artworks to buy online

Coming soon...

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

Rest assured that the highest standards of hygiene, are being carried out when your online orders are packed. 

Workshops

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