Daniela Glassop has always loved to paint, design and make things. She started her working life in Sydney before moving to Newcastle.
Daniela likes to collaborate with clients from advertising agencies, print companies, businesses and design studios to create custom illustrations and illustrated products that meet the clients’ needs. Her comprehensive knowledge of visual communication and the options that are available means that she can help her clients to inform or educate their audience with the most suitable options.
Many of Daniela's illustrations are hand painted and may include collage or hand lettering and are usually assembled digitally.
Daniela specialises in illustrating food, products, florals, editorial material, surface pattern and product design and also graphic design. Words used to describe her work include: elegant, feminine, sumptuous, colourful, happy and well crafted.
Daniela has also taught many design and illustration students at the University of Newcastle for many years and runs workshops occaisionally from her studio, while also having a range of illustrated gifts so that she can spread her love of illustration. Daniela also exhibits her work in galleries on a regular basis.