• Interviews

    Jenna's creative life- from dancer to makeup artist

    Jenna O’Connor (nee Drelincourt) is a woman of many creative talents. As I discover in my interview, creativity is who she is as a person. Jenna’s dance career began when she was just 4 years old at what she describes as a ‘tin pot’ dance school that really wasn’t very good. She was at that school until high school, where her dance career really started to come into focus. “I had a teacher at this dance studio that took me under her wing. She choreographed my audition piece for a Performing Arts High School.” Jenna says that this created a realisation that the tin pot school she was at, really…

  • Interviews

    Interview with Artist Rebecca Tapscott

    “I am a maker of things; working predominately within the realms of contemporary painting.” These are the words of Australian Artist Rebecca Tapscott during our interview. But she is so much more than just a contemporary painter, as I soon find out. “I do like to mix it up a bit with Cyanotypes, welded sculptures and ceramics,” she tells me. Rebecca realised her talent for art when she was just 9 years old, having won her first art prize with a drawing of her pet Guinea Pig, Speedy. “It inspired me to keep recording the world around me.” Rebecca’s artistic ability was something that ran in the family. Her ancestor…