|Erin McKenna||Whitsunday Anglican School (Beaconsfield)|
|Portrait Triptych in pen and watercolour|
Mackay based artist Erin McKenna, works in multiple mediums, such as sculpture, acrylic, oil and watercolour painting, and drawing. These enable her to communicate personal emotions, experiences and knowledge to viewers through her works. McKenna explores contexts, such as stress, mental health, beauty standards, plastic pollution, and societal expectations. These key concepts help drive her work and her interest in visual arts. After school, she plans on pursuing a career in the Arts to gain a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual Arts) to further strengthen her artistic skills.