Artist Statement of Nicky Shelton

Nicky Shelton is a member of the Wildlife Art Society of Australasia and an advocate for Birdlife Australia. A percentage of every original bird artwork sold is automatically donated to Birdlife Australia to assist with the rehabilitation and conservation of endangered Australian birds.

From 2017 to 2018 Nicky was Resident Birdlife Artist at Whiteman Park one of Western Australia’s leading wildlife destinations. During this time she also held her first solo exhibition in Fremantle raising funds and awareness for Birdlife Australia.

Since July 2018 Nicky has been painting and promoting her Australian bird art in Europe, returning home to Western Australia in September 2019. Nicky now resides in Margaret River where she paints and promotes her artworks worldwide.