January 2024

Jack Anselmi

Jack Anselmi is a proud Yorta Yorta man from Mooroopna, Victoria. A regular participating artist at Kaiela Arts, Jack enjoys sharing his knowledge with others and learning new skills. He is highly regarded for his striking animal carvings, sculptures and ceramics.  Jack has received various commissions including from Melbourne University and Goulburn Valley Grammar School. …

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Brett Wilson

Brett Wilson, a Yorta Yorta man from Echuca, started painting around the age of 8 (self-taught). A few years down the track his passion led him to Bendigo Regional Institute of TAFE, Echuca Campus where he studied Certificate I, II and III in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts. The course gave Brett the …

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Tom Day

I am a Gunditjmara, Yorta Yorta and Wemba Wemba man and multi-disciplined artist based in Shepparton, Victoria. Capturing the essence of country is everything, vividly etched in my memories as a young Gunditjmara, Yorta Yorta, and Wemba Wemba man. Its intricate tapestry unfolds as the seasons dance on the precipice of change, leaving an indelible …

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Leon Dixon

I was born and raised in Shepparton. I have two sisters and live with my Mum. My Dad was born and raised in Tennant Creek N.T. Mum was born in Geelong and moved to Shepparton in 1993. My Pop grew up in Echuca, Mooroopna & Swan Hill

Kadeyn Duggan

I was born in Brisbane and have lived in Cobram all my life. I love music, drawing, painting and fishing. I have been playing the didgeridoo for 2 years. I like to paint birds, fish and what life would have been like for my Elders. I love learning Wiradjuri language and using it every day. …

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Laurel Robinson

I was born in Mooroopna Victoria, and I am a proud Yorta Yorta – Wurundjeri woman. I grew up in Shepparton, where I attended school up until, my teen years. I went to Melbourne and worked as a telephonist, then went to Sydney NSW and work for the Aboriginal medical service for 40 years then …

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Kella Robinson

Aunty Kella Robinson is a Wemba Wemba woman born in a small town called Hilston, Western NSW. After retiring she moved to Victoria and became interested in art. As a Kaiela Arts artist member she enjoys creating with other like minded women.

Frances Nicholson

Frances Nicholson is a Yorta-yorta/Wemba-Wemba woman, who was born in Swan hill Wemba-Wemba country and now lives in Mooroopna Yorta-Yorta country. Frances is an abstract artist, who expresses herself through the form of the splatter effect. Her passion of art is the splatter effect, the colours form the mood. Painting is a relaxing method for …

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