Cath Knijnenburg PAINTER | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST Cath Knijnenburg (pronounced Kay-nine-en-burg) is a full-time artist based in the Sunshine Coast hinterland. With a deep affection for the land around her, and the life that inhabits it, Cath’s works are predominantly flora and fauna based, influenced and abstracted by her previous design career. She paints large…

Dianne McInerney CERAMICIST | GLASS ARTIST | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PAINTER Dianne feels original art like nothing else has the ability to transfer our homes into somewhere that enriches our lives. Dianne’s current work highlights her love of living in the moment, always changing and moving forward. Dianne’s life has had aspect of being…

Beatrice Prost MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PAINTER | HAND CARVED ARTWORKS Beatrice creates unique surfaces which are topographies of her imagination. She explores the lands of our desire seen from high above or down below. All those poetic places have beauty, light and darkness. Beatrice is a multi media artist who enjoys the process of…

Patricia (Trish) Sheppard MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PAINTER | PHOTOGRAPHER | PRINTMAKER Trish’s passion for travel, colour and the sea clearly influences her works. As an artist and photographer she enjoys capturing spontaneous images, locally, nationally and internationally and uses an expansive array of subject matter. Her current focus, is in observation of the colours…

Carley Bourne ILLUSTRATOR | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PAINTER Carley Bourne is an emerging artist, working from her home studio space on the Sunshine Coast. Taking inspiration from the natural beauty of her surroundings. The tropical coastal area, florals and botanicals excite her imagination. Carley enjoys working mostly with acrylics, creating large scale artworks on…

Gabriella (Gabi) Dick MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PAINTER | PRINTMAKER Gabi is a multimedia, award-winning artist drawn to two diametrically opposed art forms. The first, botanical art where she captures the uniqueness of plants. The second, contemporary/abstract. In both forms, she challenges herself to create something intriguing and meaningful. Gabi’s work is inspired by her…

Margie Gibson CERAMICIST | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PAINTER | SCULPTOR As much a sculptor as she is a painter Margie’s pieces are her reflections on the natural world. Working predominantly in acrylics and clay, she draws inspiration from monumental rock formations, boulders, shells, seeds and other representations of life. By tapping into the primordial…

Penny McIntyre METAL WORK | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | SCULPTOR Working in silversmithing and mixed media after twenty five years as a ceramic artist opened opportunities for Penny to incorporate traditional jewellery making methods combined with innovative uses of found objects including skins, bones, scales and old aluminium lids. Her jewellery is made from recycled…

Rosie Jennings PAINTER | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST Rosie’s predominantly abstract works are a fusion of calm and pulsating energy, inspired by the land and sea near her home, and the collective madness of humanity. Rosie’s drawings aim to capture gesture and movement in people, and the invisible tensions between them. Rosie works in gouache, acrylics…

Lindsay Marshall ILLUSTRATOR | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PAINTER Dr Lindsay Marshall is a world-renowned fisheries biologist and natural history artist. She is a self-taught artist who is currently involved in the Tree of Life Project (sharksrays.org), a large collaborative, worldwide, scientific and artistic project. Lindsay’s role to paint every species of shark and ray…

Jude Tulloch MIXED MEDIA | PAINTER | PHOTOGRAPHER Jude Tulloch is an artist who thrives on creative challenges. She is constantly exploring new forms of expression using paint, mixed media and photography. Jude has exhibited in the Noosa Shire, and has had her work selected for several Brisbane art exhibitions. Her Artist in Residence and…

Michele Knightley PAINTER | ILLUSTRATOR | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PRINTMAKER Michele is an artist from Noosa producing Environment based, original artworks with a Coastal Australian theme. Michele finds her inspiration from the natural world, and is in constant awe at the brilliant design evident in every aspect of nature. She works in the traditional…

Rowley Drysdale CERAMICIST | SCULPTOR | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST Rowley Drysdale is an artist working primarily in ceramics as well as mixed media assemblages. He is known as one of Australia’s foremost ceramic artists, with his practice spanning four decades. Rowley has a special interest in wood fired work and the development of glazes. He…

Pam Miller PAINTER | ILLUSTRATOR | PRINTMAKER | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST From a very early age Pam has always loved art. Winning a scholarship to the National Art School in Sydney she studied under Brett Whiteley. She is currently working on large scale abstract works and contemporary stylised landscapes. Her works have been exhibited internationally…

Marg Watt MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PAINTER Marg moved from the Snowy Mountains in 2015 after retiring as a primary school teacher with a passion for creativity. Her love of colour was an integral part of her teaching practice and over the years she has developed a love of the design qualities inherent in everything…

Jan Murphy MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PHOTOGRAPHER | PRINTMAKER Jan creates a range of mixed media including oil, cold wax, collage and acrylic. Using found objects, string, lace, paper, foil, hand-made stencils, or her scratches and scrapes add interest to her work. Before starting her 2016 art journey, Jan’s photography had been exhibited and sold…

Bronwyn Innes MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | SCULPTOR Bronwyn’s quirky lanterns are loved by all who see them. They are caricatures of possums, dogs, snails, horses, chooks… any animal that you fancy! Every lantern incorporates LED lighting to truly make them come alive. Bronwyn takes commissions but especially likes to teach her craft to others. Sharing…

Bronwyn Barton MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PAINTER Bronwyn began painting in 2008 and although she is largely self-taught she has taken classes and workshops with a number of Australian artists. She is inspired by the natural sub-tropical bush setting she calls home, the colours, the shapes, textures, lines, shadows and reflections. Her work is semi…

Wendy Catlin  MIXED MEDIA ARTIST When Wendy is working on her art, she feels happy and focussed. She feels free to make marks, to put down colour, to make textures. She has learned that no matter what she does it is okay…. When first starting an art project, there is no plan, no expectation… just…

Yanni van Zijl SCULPTOR | CERAMICIST | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST Whilst studying a Diploma of Fine Art she enjoyed the exploration of other creative mediums aside of her photography. She enjoys 3D work, particularly ephemeral and environmental installations whilst she continues exploration of form in ceramics. She recently added performance art and film into her…

Susan Neuvonen MIXED MEDIA ARTIST Susan has a Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art and Visual Culture) and Diplomas in Visual Art and Interior Design. She has been an artist for over 30 years and has also worked in Public and Commercial Art Galleries. Susan’s current work reflects her interest in Weather, Water and Climate Change.…

Sue Boyd PAINTER | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST Sue graduated from the University of South Australia being awarded the Harry P Gill Medal for the highest grades in visual arts and design over the four-year course. After graduation she worked in advertising. Sue also illustrated children’s books by award-winning author, Colin Thiele and designed window displays…

Rosie Lloyd-Giblett ILLUSTRATOR | PAINTER | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST The flow of water, Mother Earth, family connections and the necessity to create in response to life experience is what defines Rosie Lloyd-Giblett’s artistic identity. Her deep concerns for climate change and love of the natural landscape is evidenced within her colourful, expressive works. Responsive to…

Julia Carter PAINTER | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST Julia Carter’s paintings overflow with optimism, energy and a sense of celebration; such is her attitude to life. Her Degree with honours, in Sculpture and Literature and Diploma of Early Childhood Education allude to the tactile, emotive and playful approach to her work. Each piece is meticulously layered…

Jo Cook CERAMICIST | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PAINTER | SCULPTOR Jo Cook is an artist and sculptor based in Noosa Heads. Her life and art has been profoundly influenced by growing up with a severely intellectually disabled sister in a fragile family environment. She became a full time artist after a long career in…

Jenny Hines PAINTER | PHOTOGRAPHER | PRINTMAKER | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST The subject matter of Jenny’s bold and colourful abstract works in oil and acrylics is drawn from memory. Memories of past experiences have been imprinted in the subconscious leaving a hazy image. These memories are imagined and reimagined, some are very real and some…

Helen Lawson MIXED MEDIA ARTIST | PAINTER Artworks have been exhibited in competitive exhibitions in most states since 1997, and work has been published in Australian Artist with 5 finalist awards, and also in Artist’s Palette. Helen has won many awards, both in traditional and abstract genres, and in differing mediums. Since moving to Noosa,…

Giuliana de Witts PAINTER | PRINTMAKER | MIXED MEDIA ARTIST Giuliana responds to the connection between self, medium and subject matter bringing a tangible authenticity of expression, sometimes resulting in a bold and vibrant statement other times a subtle strength of resolve. As a Bowen practitioner, Giuliana is able to intuitively read the human form…