Briony Haig works in figurative and bas-relief sculpture as well as painting and animation. She studied art at the University of Manitoba School of Art, the Teachers Program at the Chicago School of Art, Drawing at the Winnipeg Art Gallery and participated in the year long Foundation Mentorship Program at Mentoring Artists for Women's Art. Briony continues to work with her amazing mentor Brenna George. Briony also studied polymer clay at the Northwest Polymer Clay Guild.
Briony has shown in galleries in Winnipeg and Portage La Prairie. Briony has always been a part of artists groups or artistic activities, belonging to art groups and artist teacher groups.
She taught art in Portage through ArtSmarts Program in the 1990's and in her home studio. She also taught art at Elmwood High School in Winnipeg from 2001-2015 and learned much about art through that work.
Briony ia currently on the board of Mentoring Artists for Women's Art and a member of the Gimli Art Club and the Bechdel Seven Artist Collective. She has painted virtually every day of the pandemic and found solace in it.
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