Trudi is a local artist with a passion for water and wild places who has lived in the New Forest for over twenty years. A large part of her work is community engagement and working with audiences from school children to adults in a diverse range of settings. She teaches and run workshops from her own studio and runs courses at West Dean College, Chelsea College of Art and Adult Education Brockenhurst College.
Trudi is actively engaged in a number of water based, environmental, artistic and sporting groups within the New Forest and the coast. She swims with a number of open water swimming groups, is an active member of the Lymington Triathlon Club and has links with recreational users within the Solent and the local coast including windsurfing, SUP, dinghy, yacht and kayaking groups.