Cat Gerke, an artist hailing from the Northern Rivers, specializes in the realm of modern still-life painting. From her studio nestled in Clunes, New South Wales, she draws inspiration from the picturesque surroundings that encompass some of the finest produce farms, restaurants, and cafes the region has to offer.
Head to her artists page and discover our new collection of canvas prints that celebrate the joy & gift of good food.
In 2010, when a restructure at the Jam Factory Contemporary Craft and Design gave her the opportunity to pursue her passion, Shantala jumped at the chance to support local artists and designers to sell their crafts and design by founding CoCo Contemporary Connoisseur.
Passionate about supporting local artists and ensuring they have avenues to sell their beautiful pieces, Shantala has built up a strong wholesale, corporate and retail customer base.
A dream job for Shantala, she says “I absolutely love what I do. I am able to mix my business acumen with my passion for art and beautiful designs”. Whilst still spending time with my daughters watching them grow. – What more could I want?