Eliza Feely

Eliza Feely

  • Biography

    Author, Illustrator, Eliza Feely aka WATTLEITBE creates vibrant, sequential iconic images on wood inspired by wild imaginings, landmarks & daily happenings near her home in The Otways.

  • Awards

    ‘Smarty Grant’ for Waxy Fungoo Project 2020, awarded by Surf Coast Shire, Auspiced Surf Coast Arts in 2019
    Selected: Strip Billboard, Australian Cartoonist showcase (Wobbly Trolley), in conjunction with Yarra Council and Corner Hotel 2009

    Illustrators Initiative, Illustrators Australia and A.C.A, 2011, 2012, 2013
    Best Indigenous Book, Peka Boo The Smallest Bird In All the World,
    Australian Speech Pathology Book Awards 2009
    Best Book Design, Peka Boo The Smallest Bird In All The World, Australian Design Awards 2011

  • Exhibitions

    Maps & Monsters, Qdos Arts, Lorne 2004
    102 Trees, Qdos Arts, Lorne 2006
    Discarde, An Ode to Op-Shop, Boom Gallery 2013
    Look What Happened to Us, Boom Gallery, 2015
    Wattleitbe & The 200 Year Old Whale, Karingallery, Geelong 2016
    Wattleitbe & The Bunyip Papers, Qdos Arts, Lorne 2017
    ** Eliza Feely has been working under the name,
    Wattleitbe since 2015 creating small paintings on plywood
    & hand made books, maps. Wattleitbe was selected Emerging
    Artist, MARKIT, Federation Square, 2015.

    Public Commissions
    Feature Artist, main stage murals, Falls Music and Arts Festival 2000- 2011
    Doorangwah, Spring Creek Project 2015: maps, billboards on Great Ocean Road, postcards, Spring Creek Children’s Park mural- In conjunction with Wathaurong Co- Op, Geelong and Surf Coast Shire, Torquay.
    Fig Tree Community House Mural, Lorne, Vic.

  • Website


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Eliza Feely

Flotsam (Fight for The Bight 2020)
24 x 19 cm Acrylic and Pen on Board $620.00