Neil Thorne - Artist
My name is Neil Thorne I am an Aboriginal Artist from the Yuwaalaraay people of the Gamilaraay Nation. Originally from Walgett in north west NSW, I now live in Gloucester. I am a retired teacher who was always interested in art.I have produced artworks for the NSW Dept of Education, ACT Dept of Education, NSW Teachers Federation, HBJ Publishers, UNICEF Australia, RPA Hospitals Children’s ward, Aurora Project, Scholastic Publishers and lots of individuals. I have done various types of artworks including book covers, murals, book illustrations, screen prints, wood burnings, a Christmas card design and Lino prints. I have had 2 exhibitions at the local art gallery and had artwork exhibited at Taronga Zoo’s National Aboriginal and Islander Week celebrations.