Meet the Judges
Jeremy Wortsman

Jeremy Wortsman

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.

Grace McQuilten

Grace McQuilten

Community
Grace is an art historian, artist and curator, as well as the founder of Melbourne's The Social Studio – a creative social enterprise working with fashion and design to create employment and educational opportunities for young people from refugee backgrounds.

Pip Lincolne

Pip Lincolne

Craft
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.

Beci Orpin

Beci Orpin

Design
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.

Jenny Kee

Jenny Kee

Fashion
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.

Myf Warhurst

Myf Warhurst

Music
As big a music fanatic as you can get, Myf is a TV presenter, journalist, writer and radio lady, hosting a weekday slot on ABC radio station Double J. You'll also find her chatting away on podcast Bang On, and (occasionally) smashing out a bit of Phil Collins on the piano at home.

Luisa Brimble

Luisa Brimble

photography
Luisa is a Sydney-based food and lifestyle photographer, who spends her days snapping away at mouth-watering meals and spiffy-looking get-togethers. She's shot a bunch of ace cookbooks, as well as editorial content for the likes of Smith Journal, Hello Mr, Country Style and frankie!

Tess McCabe

Tess McCabe

Small Business
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!

Marc Fennell

Marc Fennell

Video
When he's not hosting nightly news show The Feed, Marc is busy critiquing films; presenting on radio and TV; writing books and articles on pop culture-y things; and generally being a bit of a media gun. He's also the creative director of not-for-profit Media Diversity Australia.

Benjamin Law

Benjamin Law

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.

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