Meet the talented artist and northern rivers local, Christine Slabb
- 27 June 2022
- Tweed City
Christine Slabb is a very talented Bundjalung Artist and Graphic Designer who has been been creating and designing for over 20 years.
Christine’s Art + Design concepts share her life's movements through space and time. Whether it is the patterns left by a stingray after a high tide or the markings of an insect left behind in the bark of a tree.
Through Art + Design Christine is able to capture the beauty and lessons of the world around us.
To coincide with NAIDOC Week 2022, Christine has designed a beautiful mural for our Tweed City Community, representing the northern rivers and its people. Check it out in centre, located near JB HiFi.
WIN A CUSTOM SURFBOARD
Want to win a custom surfboard shaped by Jalaan Slabb & designed by Christine Slabb?!
To enter the competition simply:
- Follow @tweedcity.shoppingcentre & @christineslabb_designs on Instagram
- Tag a friend in the comment section of the Instagram post who deserves to win
Competition period: 19/07/2022 – 14/08/2022
As the Tweed River and the Pacific Ocean surround her small coastal town of Fingal Head, NSW Christine and her family live a beautiful and authentic saltwater lifestyle.
Christine's inspiration comes from her strong connection to her local environment and community. A strong connection to the environment brings cultural stories, cultural practices and saltwater to life.
Christine has always held a passion for art and design which led her to study Art and Graphic Design after raising a family. Her career has seen her collaborate with many Australian Businesses, Sporting Teams, Government Agencies and many Community Projects. Click here to view 'Gallery'
Christine uses her artistic abilities to connect to the world around her. Christine loves to capture the stories, scenes and places within her world and share them with others.
Much of Christine's Art + Design works focus heavily on the saltwater way of life handed down through generations of life, a life that Christine continues and lives today.
For more information about national NAIDOC Week. the 2022 theme, and for additional ideas on how to celebrate the week, check out the NAIDOC website.
To see a map of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australia visit the AIATSIS website.