Art + Illustration
Jeremy is the founder and director of creative production and representation studio The Jacky Winter Group, as well as its associated ventures, including Lamington Drive Gallery and Jacky Winter Gardens. Checking out new art from emerging artists is one of the biggest perks of his job.
Simon is the co-founder and CEO of Who Gives A Crap – a venture selling environmentally friendly toilet paper, tissues and paper towels, with half the profits being used to help build toilets in the developing world. He was also the founder of Shebeen – Australia’s first social enterprise bar.
Pip is a crafter, author and blogger whose work you might have spotted within frankie’s very own pages. She’s published five books about creativity and making things; runs a website, Meet Me At Mike’s; occasionally leads crafty workshops; and pops up on the radio now and then, too.
Sometimes Beci draws pictures. Sometimes Beci writes books. Sometimes Beci makes things. Sometimes Beci is a creative director. She does all these things for money, but sometimes just for herself, too. Friends, family and new experiences are her biggest sources of inspiration.
As well as being an Australian icon and advance style guru, Jenny is a designer and artist specialising in silks and knits. In 1973 she opened fashion boutique Flamingo Park in Sydney, and she has continued to add colour, bold shapes and vibrant patterns to our wardrobes ever since.
Jen is an independent songwriter and performer who has released three albums, and has a fourth due out in mid-2017. She helps run a label in Melbourne called Milk! Records, and leads a series of workshops called I Manage My Music, tailored to the needs of self-managed artists.
Natalie is a freelance photographer based out of sunny Queensland. She spends her days snapping away for editorial and commercial clients (including frankie!), but her background is in social documentary photography, and she regularly shoots personal projects in her spare time.
A few things Tess is involved with: helping small businesses with their graphic design and marketing; publishing books for creatives through her company, Creative Minds; working on the Creative Women’s Circle board to support, champion and connect creative Australian ladies. Phew!
Writing + Podcasts
Benjamin makes a living out of writing – books, TV shows, journalism, columns and essays. Usually from home, mostly in his underwear. He has a PhD in creative writing and cultural studies, and has written for over 50 publications, businesses and agencies worldwide.