Chantel Schott is a self-taught abstract artist who has worked on projects both collaboratively and individually since 2005. She has exhibited at the Painting a Different Picture exhibition in Brisbane and was a finalist in the 2009 Acquisitive Kath Dickson Art Award exhibition in Toowoomba, Australia. Chantel was runner-up in the Rock the Art Vote competition in 2009 at sweetriot in New York and her artwork At Sea appears on the cover of the 2010 McGregor Summer School brochure. She was the featured artist at Long Island Arts in New York and she has recently sold an exclusive collection of her greeting cards to the Darling Heights Post Office in Toowoomba. In 2010 Chantel will appear in several publications including Kurungabaa Journal and will exhibit at Mooch Hair Workshop, Brisbane, in February and participate in the Sketchbook Project exhibition tour beginning in Atlanta. Chantel enjoys working with acrylic, pastels and mixed media with her major focus on creating abstract art. She is inspired by fairytales, fantasy and sea creatures. Her work can be viewed at redbubble.com/people/billgabee and chantelschott.daportfolio.com.