Hilly is an artist who works mainly in oils. Hilly has her own distinctive style of Abstract Art, and loves using bold, vibrant colours on canvas. She takes the world around her as her inspiration, but also likes intuitive art.
Hilly was born in Holland and trained as a primary school teacher. After marrying Jos they decided to move to New Zealand. There they brought up 4 children and when all four of them moved to Perth a few years ago, they decided to follow. They now live and work near Busselton.
Boranup Gallery, Margaret River WA, Australia
Central Art Gallery, Queenstown, New Zealand
First Prize, 13th Annual Margaret River Art Auction, 2018
Finalist in Cliftons Art Prize 2014, Perth
Mandjar Art Award 2014: Judges Encouragement Award
Auckland Easter Show 2013: 1st, 2nd and 3rd Prizes plus a Medal.
Great Summer Art Exhibition, Snells Beach 2012: Merit Award