Visual Artist Deanne Gilson

Kimbarne (Welcome) This website acknowledges the strength and resilience of all First Nations peoples who view it and pays respects to their elders, past, present and emerging.

Deanne Gilson is a proud Wadawurrung woman and an emerging elder from Ballarat, in Regional Victoria, Australia. An award winning visual artist with thirty-five years experience, working in painting, fabric design (Kulin Seasons), clay, sculpture (public art), film and photography.

In addition, Deanne can facilitate Welcome to Country & smoking ceremonies, cultural awareness training, art & education workshops (all ages) on Mar-ni-beek (Country).

Art commissions & Education workshops welcome.

Kolingwada-ngal (Let’s all walk together in friendship, love and peace).

Fashion by Dea & Lea

A collaboration between fashion designer Lea Oldjohn and Visual Artist Deanne Gilson