The BIG Bright Christmas Party 2017

Huge thanks to all who joined us for this years BIG BRIGHT Party! From karaoke to a fancy dress photo booth, to great dancing and great pizza, we had a blast and hope you did too. 

Here’s a round up in pictures . . .


Clockwise from top left: Party in full swing; artist Aaron Blecha with author Carys Brehme; PA to Vicki Willden-Lebrecht, Hayley Constable and Emporium Manager, Lorna Oakley-Smithfield start the karaoke; Accounts Assistant Ethon Muschett (foreground) and Rights and Contracts Manager Sandra Tharumalingam Willmer.


Clockwise from top left: Bright founder and MD Vicki Willden-Lebrecht; it wouldn’t be a Bright event without a speech from our founder; Artists James Lancett, Marta Kissi and Aaron Blecha.

Party 2

Clockwise from top left: Artists Ben Mantle, Mark Chambers and Chris Chatterton; Emporium Manager Lorna Oakley-Smithfield; Bright Art Licensing Agent Hannah Curtis with artist Jake McDonald; Supertato super-duo Paul Linnet and Sue Hendra with Finance Director, Eamonn O’Domhnaill.


Clockwise from top left: Artists Fiona Woodcock and Hannah Peck with Artist Coordinator Freddie Dawson; PA Hayley Constable checking on the pizzas; Bright Licensing Agent Fiona Kenny with artist Steph Hinton;  Hannah Ray and Penny Morris (from MacMillan Children’s Books) with Publishing Agent Arabella Stein (middle).

Party 8Clockwise from top left: Paul Coomey and the team from Little Tiger Press; Artist Daniel Duncan on the dance floor; Artist Rachel Sanson with Libby Walden from Caterpillar Books (right); Vicki Willden-Lebrecht with Penny Morris of Macmillan and Sue Buswell of Orchard Books.

Thanks to Hayley Constable and Lorna Oakley-Smithfield for organising such a fantastic evening, also thanks to Bunga Bunga in Battersea. 

For those who didn’t make it this year, never fear — there are many more events to come, and we’ll see you then!

All the best for Christmas and the New Year,

The Bright Team


Artist Jen Naalchigar with Agent Naomi Perry – photo booth ready!