Wednesday, October 21, 2015

in profile: helen courtney

Helen Courtney Courtney invite
Helen Courtney (Ngati Toa Rangatira, Ngati Raukawa ki te Tonga, Te Ati Awa) grew up in West Auckland and now lives in Hamilton. She drew regularly for Broadsheet and has illustrated books by Pat Rosier and other authors. Her cartoons, including colour work and black ink cartoons from Broadsheet magazine in the 1980s, have been exhibited at the Charlotte Museum.

Her cartoons are mounted GliceĆ© prints on art paper available for around $75 with profits going to the Charlotte Museum. Most of Helen’s Broadsheet originals are held in the Turnbull Library Cartoon Collection.
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