Wonnarua artist Charlotte Craven-Miller
Biography: Charlotte Craven-Miller
Charlotte Craven-Miller is a proud Wonnarua teenager and full-time artist. The Wonnarua Nation belongs to the Hunter River Valley region of New South Wales. Her artistic skills and works encompass realism portraiture and images, and abstract art. Her artistic works are inspired by her rich Wonnarua cultural heritage drawing upon The Dreamings and the Wonnarua peoples’ connection and belonging to Country.
Charlotte is the artist of the seminal Wonnarua portraiture entitled: “Wonnarua Elders” commissioned by the Wonnarua Nation Aboriginal Corporation. She is the recipient of the Mil-Pra Aboriginal Education Consultative Group Indigenous Art Prize, the Riverwood Youth Art Prize, and her works have been purchased and commissioned by governments, universities, organisations and individuals.
She is the illustrator of the e-book 'Tiddalik: The Little Green Frog That Grew' commissioned by the Wonnarua Nation Aboriginal Corporation in 2021.