Brian & Wendy Froud's Profile
Wendy Froud was born in Detroit , Michigan in 1954. She graduated with a BFA in Fine Art (concentrating on fabric design and ceramics)from The Center For Creative Studies College of Art and Design in Detroit .
Wendy moved to New York where after receiving one of her puppets as a Christmas gift from the Muppet’s art director, Jim Henson asked her to come and work on their newest project, “The Dark Crystal” where she met her husband to be, Brian Froud. Wendy worked not only on The Dark Crystal but on the Muppet Show, Muppet Movie, The Empire Strikes Back ( as fabricator of Yoda) and Labyrinth.
Since moving permanently to Dartmoor, England, Wendy has concentrated on making models and mythic figures. She has illustrated three books - “A Midsummer Night’s Faerytale”, “The Winter Child”, and “The Faeries of Spring Cottage” - with author…
- Joined October 12, 2010