CHERYL BRIDGART
 “PAINTS” WITH HER SEWING MACHINE

 

Cheryl is an internationally recognized master of the art form of Fine Art Freestyle Machine Embroidery (FAFME) creating portraits, fantasy pieces, animals and landscapes. Inspirations come from her dreams nature and life. Cheryl has exhibited, taught and has works in collections in UK, USA, Asia and Australasia.

 

In addition Cheryl is an accomplished painter and designer. She designs and crafts museum quality couture art to wear.
 She does not own any clothes that she has not designed and made herself.

 


Self Portrait
"Self Portrait" FAFME Fine Art Freestyle Machine Embroidery
thread on canvas 60 cm x 50 cm

 

CHERYL CREATING "LONELY HEART"

 

Note Cheryl’s preliminary drawing below and her using a sewing machine to "paint" a finely detailed work of art. This piece of art titled “Lonely Heart” was commissioned as a gift from the Lord Mayor of Adelaide to the people of the city of Himeji Japan.

 

cheryl at work 3a
Cheryl creating "Lonely Heart"
loanley heart
"Lonely Heart" (Fine Art Freehand Machine Embroidery 50 cm x 30 cm)