Tina Matthews on indie art & design
Tina Matthews is an artist and designer who has worked in children's theatre and television for 25 years, including on Bananas in Pyjamas, The Ferals, The Upside Down Show and Jim Henson's Labyrinth. Tina teaches puppetry at NIDA and is designer of the best-selling Black and White Baby Mobile.
Born born in New Zealand Tina now lives with her family in Sydney.
Her illustrated children's book, Out of the Egg won the Best First Book Award New Zealand Post Book Awards 2008 and was listed as a Notable Book Children’s Book Council of Australia Awards in 2008.