Business name: Katrina Virgona
Katrina Virgona was born in Far North Queensland, Australia and lived in the tropics for much of her younger life (including four years in Fiji). On graduating from the University of New England (NSW) with a psychology major, she then travelled and worked her way around Australia before settling in Perth in 1984. Katrina completed further studies in visual art and art management and has been teaching in the School of Media, Creative Arts and Social Inquiry at Curtin University for over seventeen years. She also conducts independent textile workshops. In her arts practice, Katrina works three dimensionally with a wide range of materials including wool, wire, wood, fur and hair. Her work has been exhibited and published locally, nationally and internationally. For images, please see: or Instagram: @katrinavirgona