In 2005, Jacqui was crowned “Grand Dragon” at Dromkeen Museum, the home of Australian children's book illustration, she is the winner of the 2003 Monsalvat Salon des Refuses People’s Choice Award, and an exhibition of her paintings, called A Show of Hands, will be shown July 19 to August 7 in Prahan, Australia.
Jacqui's own children were her models in her first book, Various Faerious. Jacqui continues to use models when painting, and many members of her community can be found in her second book, Shoes News. See all of her books here.
Jacqui lives in Parkdale, Victoria, Australia. Read more about her on her personal website.