Born and raised in tropical Singapore, Dawn moved to Melbourne in 2008 to pursue a Fine Arts degree in Painting. Inspired by the City's ever-changing seasons, friendly faces, food and culture, Dawn fell instantly in love with Melbourne and has since decided to call it home.
Finding joy in food and nature, Dawn works as a freelance illustrator and spends her days painting, soap making and running art workshops for both children and adults.
Dawn's work, creative career and her classes have been featured in many magazines, press and sites. Some of which includes Frankie Magazine, Smith Journal, Hooray Magazine, Inside Out Magazine, The Age Newspaper, The Herald Sun, The Design Files, A Cup of Jo, Apartment Therapy. Throughout her career, Dawn has also worked with many notable organisations such as Heide Museum of Modern Art, The National Gallery of Australia, City of Melbourne's ArtPlay, Third Drawer Down, The Jacky Winter Group, Craft Victoria, Ella Bache Skincare, South Melbourne Market and so on.
With a huge passion for education and 12 years experience of working as an art teacher in both studios and schools, Dawn is currently setting up a an exciting, new home-based art school in Melbourne's Inner West.
Classes are set to begin June 2017. Stay tuned!