Since graduating from Queensland College of Art with a Bachelor of Visual Arts in Illustration in 1994 Jacqui has embarked on a successful collective 20 year creative career in Advertising, working as an Advertising Art Director, Agency Company Director, Graphic Designer, Sculptor and Illustrator. Jacqui has illustrated children’s stories for the Young Explorer, (Singapore Airline’s Inflight Magazine), as well as Advertising Campaigns, illustrations for Press /Publications and storyboards for print, radio, television and digital media for an extensive list of national and international brands.
Described as, “one to watch” particularly in the last 3 years since returning to her Art. Jacqui has held successful solo and group shows, her work held in public and private collections, Collaborated with Tengdahl for Mercedes Benz Fashion Festival in 2013, Received an honorary (Sapphire Award) at RBWH Foundation’s Research Grants Awards in 2014, Organised and donated over 40 paintings for Charity Fundraising Events, Featured Artist in Australia’s ART EDIT Magazine, including various feature Press articles in The Courier Mail, U on Sunday and Brisbane News. Jacqui has recently published her first Award Winning Children’s Book, Children’s Book, Mummy who am I? with Gail Headley.
Jacqui enjoys the diversity of creating, from Painting, Fabric Design, Sculpting, Digital Media and Illustrating, she feels there is no barrier in art which crosses over into many different forms.