Our Isles is a project that explores and celebrates the artistry of rural life in the British Isles, through its food & drink, landscape, nature, craft and heritage.
Angus D. Birditt
Poet & Photographer
Angus is a poet, photographer writer and award-winning food producer. Inspired by artisan and regional food & drink, nature, landscape, and the rich rural heritage of the British Isles, Angus set up Our Isles as a creative project to celebrate and conserve it for future generations. He also runs the seasonal and sustainable foraging food company The Bridge Lodge in Wales.
Printmaker & Illustrator
Lilly is an illustrator, printmaker and award-winning food producer. Her work is inspired by British rural heritage and history, our ever beautiful nature and folklore. All of the work she produces is handmade and she works with ethically sourced papers and materials. With Angus, she also runs the seasonal and sustainable foraging food company The Bridge Lodge in Wales.
"We founded the project 'Our Isles' as a means to share, celebrate and in some way go to preserving the rural life of the British Isles. In essence, we see it as a platform for us and other rural creatives to express our love for the countryside, exploring its artistry to sustain it for the future."
Angus D. Birditt & Lilly Hedley