Artworks are first available for purchase by sponsors and dignitaries before being available in person at the Exhibition in Brisbane. Unsold artworks can also be purchased online following the event.
"The inspiration behind this painting came from visiting my grandmother's garden during my childhood. The prolific colours of the flowers, along with their powerful perfume, created a wonderful atmosphere. This part of my life placed me in good stead, with this vivid memory staying with me in my darkest times."
Alana Art is an artist who works mainly with acrylics and mixed media. Her journey as an artist has grown since she was diagnosed with mental illness. After much hard work and determination, life has improved.
Having completed a Diploma in Visual Arts, Alana is now studying art therapy to assist those who have experienced mental health issues just like her.