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AA2A alumni Tessa Jane wins Devon Artist Studio bursary

Congratulations to Fine Art & Textile artist Tessa Jane, an alumni of Plymouth College of Art's 2012 AA2A scheme, who has been announced as a winner of Devon Artist Studios' "Emerging Artist Bursary Scheme" this week.

The Bursary, now in its fourth year, aims to nurture and encourage new talent to take the next steps in their career by helping to fund their participation in the prestigious annual open studios event.

Thelma Hubert Gallery, the official gallery partner for Devon Open Studios, will be curating an insightful exhibition highlighting the work of the bursary winners.

TJ printing

The exhibition will open at the launch event for Devon Open Studios on Thursday 4 September, 6-8pm and will run from 6 September - 25 October.

An experienced graduate of Textiles & Fashion, Tessa says that her time at Plymouth College of Art helped her to extend her knowledge of print and digital printing, whilst further exploring her fascination with pattern, space and surface design.

For more details on the upcoming exhibition visit the Devon Artist Studios website.