Ro Bruhn – Hand Dyed Fabric Journal Artist
Ro’s passion for colour can be seen in her art working with fabrics, paper, mixed media and jewellery. Her journals incorporate recycled fabrics and clothing, found objects and papers. Each journal being a unique piece of art. Her work has been published in a variety of Australian and American magazines as well as in books Plaster Studio and The Mixed Media Artist and Ro was one of six artists featured in Maggie Grey’s book Approaches to Stitch. Ro has been part of many exhibitions and teaches workshops from her home as well as at International Retreats.
Conversation with the Makers(CWTM) Did you always envision a life as an artist?
Ro Bruhn (RB) No as a teenager I wanted to be a doctor or an architect, I ended up being an engineering draftswoman then retrained as a graphic designer.