© Council for Wisconsin Writers 2012 Council for Wisconsin Writers Council for Wisconsin Writers Judy Bridges Judy Bridges Imagine getting to know the best writers in Wisconsin. I feel lucky to serve on the board and meet the award winners. Such talent. Such nice people. CWW: Annual Awards Co-chair Email: jb@redbirdstudio.com Website: redbirdstudio.com Hometown: Milwaukee Judy is the author of Shut Up & Write! and the founder of Redbird Studio writing center in Milwaukee, WI. Prior to founding the studio, she earned her living writing speeches and sales training programs, magazine articles, short stories and plays. Her passion for helping others find their writing voices came to life at the studio, where over 6,000 students of all ages and levels attended workshops and followed their dreams. She is currently working on a book of family stories titled, You Drive. You're Too Drunk To Sing.