Di Skelly Heron -Artist's Bio

Di Skelly Heron

Gold Coast Artist

 With an Art career spanning over 50 years Di has enjoyed all facets of a working life in the visual arts.

 Di has worked as an Art Therapist Psychotherapist/Nutritionist for the last three decades and has been a Teaching Artist for the same period with private Art Schools in WA, NT and QLD.

 Di Skelly Heron has held many solo exhibitions in Australia , USA, Hong Kong, Singapore, Macau and New Zealand. In the last thirty years her art has been sold to buyers from all over the world. She has written five books on healthy lifestyles for adults and children and the latest book themed on ‘Cultivating Creative Intelligence’ for resilience and personal empowerment, will be published in October 2019.


Solo Exhibition Royal Hong Kong Jockey Club

1995 Telstra Business Owner of the Year Award for the Northern Territory (International Art Exhibitions, Art Publishing & Marketing)

 Di Skelly Heron facilitates workshops around Australia, helping established artists move beyond personal blocks and creative plateaus to discover hidden talents and become fearless creators. She also works with clients to help them heal their lives through the medium of art.

 Visual Arts Industry Experience 1967-2019


Full time Visual Arts field - 50 years

Teaching Artist /Facilitating Art Workshops -30 years

25 Solo exhibitions in Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, New Zealand and  USA.

Guided painting holidays in Australia and New Zealand.