Melbourne artist and illustrator, Nadia Turner works in several mediums, including acrylic on wood and canvas, ink and watercolor, paper and textile collage. Her influences stream from many areas, from the art of the surrealists, especially that of Remedios Varo and Leonora Carrington, the Pre-Raphaelites, traditional folk art, various children’s books and of course, ancient myth, symbolism and legends.
“I am fascinated by other worlds and other cultures. In my work I am trying to capture a moment in a characters life and evoke a sense of otherworldliness. Just like when you look at an old photograph, I want you to wonder….. who are these creatures?……what worlds do they live in?…and what are their dreams?”

Come find me in the web wood….

Online Portfolio -
www.waywardharper.com

Originals, Limited editions, wearable art & Jewellery available at my online etsy store -
https://www.etsy.com/shop/WaywardCreations

Blog –
http://www.waywardharper.blogspot.com.au

Facebook –
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nadia-Turner-Art...

  • Joined: January 2008

Journal

A new day, a new year!

And we’re back! / 2014 shall be a new year of sharing beautiful new art with you all! / I hope you can travel with me a little while and share :) / “Benedicto: May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds. May your rivers flow without end, meandering through pastoral valleys tinkling with bells,…
Posted over 1 year – Leave a comment

"Stories to tell" Exhibition

Hello Everyone! / Just letting you all know that in a couple of weeks I will be holding an exhibition of work with my good buddies Rhiannon Mowat (www.redbubble.com/people/piecesofcolour) and Alisha Ball / It starts on the 25th May, and runs to the 14th June. The opening night is on Thursday the 28th May so please if you are in Melbourne, come along! / It’s being held at the lovely Gasworks…
Posted about 6 years – 15 comments

Spiderlings book

Hello everyone again! / Lots of people have been asking about where they can buy the book from so I thought for now I’d just write a quick bit of info. / As far as i know, in Australia, any bookstore should be able to order it in, However i have seen it in Borders and Readings if that helps :-) / I don’t think it’s available overseas yet, I’ll have to check. / It retails f…
Posted over 6 years – 2 comments

Thanks for the feature redbubble!

Thanks for the feature redbubble! And thank you to everyone who leaves such beautiful comments :-) I may not reply to every single one but I read them all and appreciate all the happy words coming my way! Happy creating everybody!
Posted over 6 years – 5 comments

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