Kirsten Jackson


Kirsten Jackson is an Australian artist with a thriving studio in Melbourne. Her mission? “To infuse the world with radiant beacons of painted happiness!”

What work do you do?

I’m an artist and an entrepreneur/business owner.

When you were at school, did you know what work you wanted to do?

Definitely later.

What’s been your biggest ‘fail’ so far?

There’s no such thing as failing.

What’s your biggest accomplishment?

Sell-out shows all around the world.

Who helped you get to where you are today?

My husband and art collectors.

How has technology changed your industry in the last 5-10 years?

Sales are driven mostly through social media, especially Instagram.

In your wildest dreams, what would you love to do every day and get paid for it?

What I’m doing now, or an elite marathon runner.

Industry: Art
Job: Artist