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Rosie Ochtman - September 2021

Name: Rosemary Ochtman Location: Melbourne, Victoria Art Medium: Acrylic paints, Fine tip pens. I am an Australian artist originally from regional Northern NSW, now based in Melbourne. I have been painting for about six years, however begun devoting more serious time to it about two years ago. I work primarily with acrylic paints on canvas, and fine tip pens (usually on whatever paper I can get my hands on). I have also dabbled in the delights of watercolours, texture paste, and gouache, however when it comes to painting, I always find myself coming back to acrylics – something about their texture and the way they work on a canvas captivates me. I am constantly inspired by the beauty of nature...

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Alien in a Box - August 2021

Howdy! I’m Alien in a Box and I’m a freelance artist based in New South Wales. I love designing characters and telling stories through slice of life illustrations and mini comics. With over fifty original characters (and somehow more to come) there’s something for everyone around here! Pirates, punks, pub bands, a family of sentient skeletons, Headless Ned and his GIANT flock of chickens, and of course; just an average bunch of  guys bein’ dudes… The fine young fellows in this print are Adair and Emilio! They’re just a couple of small town mechanics whose friendship turned to true love after years of working together, and they wouldn’t have it any other way! I won’t spoil too much because I’d...

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Alena Tsarkova - July 2021

Based in: Sydney, Australia Medium: Brush markers and iPad   Alena (YaMogu) is a Sydney-based Graphic Designer and a self taught Handletterer/Calligrapher. Her passion for anything handwritten started form younger years, when back in Russia her mother taught her cursive writing. This passion grew stronger during her studies at University whilst she was studying a Bachelor of Visual Communication.   Overwhelmed by how much the digital era is taking over, Alena picked up the brush pen, the nib pen and started learni8ng the art of brush lettering and calligraphy. Now she is eager to pass this skill on to people who are eager to learn this art, as she believes that writing with our hands is a skill that never...

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Tetiana George - June 2021

∙       Name - Tetiana George ∙       Location - Sydney (North Sydney) ∙       Art medium used in your practice - acrylic paint    Tetiana enjoys living her life at the confluence of logic and creativity. Tetiana leads a successful career as part of an insurance startup. In her alternate life, she is an abstract artist who describes her work as study of color. Using a variety of techniques with acrylic, ink and three dimensional materials, Tetiana brings to life her unbounded imagination in living color. She has lived in 7 countries before settling in Australia and her recent most work La Reflexion, published in Australian Art Edit magazine, is exactly that: a reflection of her journey around the globe. Her journey into art started with a summer...

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Mellissa Read-Devine - May 2021

Name: Mellissa Read-Devine Location: Sydney, Australia Medium: Acrylic paint Mellissa was born in England and as a child emigrated to Australia with her family. Having lived in Melbourne, Canberra, Townsville, and Darwin, she now lives locally by the Hawkesbury River north of Sydney. Since the 90’s she has continuously studied and practised painting and printmaking honing her art to vibrant optimistic harmony with the natural landscape. The recipient of many Australian art prizes, Mellissa’s style is distinctive with her electric palette and layered application of brush strokes. Mellissa’s paintings have evolved into her “macropointilist” style celebrating the shape, colour and brushstroke of contemporary impressionism. These characteristics come together presenting unique representations sought after by both Australian and international collectors alike....

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