Kelly Gatchell Hartley is a mixed media and assemblage artist from Melbourne, Australia. Artists find inspiration in a variety of ways; Kelly finds hers in societys discarded materials. She is a hunter and gatherer of unwanted ephemera and found objects, which she turns into something beautiful. Her work is quirky and has the viewer intrigued by the different materials that have been placed together.
Kelly has won awards for her art and has exhibited in art shows, group and solo exhibitions within New Zealand and Australia. She also loves to share her skills, teaching art to adults and children.