Daniela Glassop has always loved to paint, design and make things.
Daniela grew up in Sydney, before she moved to Newcastle to complete a Bachelor of Arts (Visual Arts) and a Graduate Diploma of Education (Secondary Art) with a focus of graphic design and illustration.
She moved back to Sydney and worked for design and marketing studios before again returning to Newcastle for it's beautiful beaches and great lifestyle.
After working at a production company and freelancing, Daniela taught many future designers and illustrators at the University of Newcastle for many years.
Daniela now prefers to work on a more flexible schedule and works from her studio specialising in custom illustrations for clients and products. Many of her illustrations are hand painted and include hand lettering and are usually assembled digitally.
Words used to describe her work include: elegant, feminine, sumptuous, colourful, happy and well crafted. Daniela loves to capture the beauty of colour found in the natural world, food and other everyday objects.