Britt Freda

Britt has been designing, drawing and painting for as long as she has memory. She received a double degree with honors in fine art and writing from St. Lawrence University in New York. In addition, she studied painting, drawing and photography at Lorenzo de' Medici Institute of Art in Florence, Italy and by invitation for intensive residency study at La Cipressaia in Montagnana, Italy under internationally acclaimed South African artists Rose Shakinovsky and Claire Gavronsky. Her work can be found, in the US and internationally, in private collections, galleries, museum exhibitions and publications. She lives with her two children on a small island in the Puget Sound.


The Alchemy of Respair

It has come to my attention via my dear friend Amy and writer Shauna Ahern that the   currently “rare” and “obsolete” word respair is calling to be brought back into the cultural vernacular of our time.  I am joining the movement.  Respairn. means “again” and “hope.” According to the OED, “perhaps fresh hop

Britt Freda
Pollen Basket by Britt Freda
Pollen Basket
16 x 16 x 1.5 in.