Tania Mason, The Story of an Intelligent Sleeping Beauty

Tania Mason & Natalie Walton

Renowned illustrator Tania Mason will be teaming up with Natalie Walton, a writer, stylist and blogger to deliver education programs for Bundanon's Book Week 2015 at Riversdale.

Tania Mason b. 1973 graduated in 1997 with Advance Diploma in Fine Arts at the National Art School (majoring in Sculpture). In 2001 Tania gained a Bachelor of Fine Arts. Recently Mason has been commissioned by the Arts Centre of Victoria to respond to The Australian Ballet ‘Fire Bird and Other legends’ also called ‘Creative Australia & the Ballet Russes’ which is currently on exhibition at The Arts centre of Victoria and will be touring regional Australia in 2010. Amongst the list of other commissions; WILLOW, David Jones and portrait commissions Tania has been in the mix of artist in residency at Bundanon, Hill End and The gunnery over the years.


Natalie Walton is a writer, journalist and chronicler of creative journeys on the respected design blog Daily Imprint. She is also a mother of three young children, and writes about them and their adventures on her kids lifestyle blog The Indigo Crew. Natalie regularly writes for interior magazines, including Australian House & Garden, Country Style, Home Beautiful, Frankie, Inside Out and Real Living, where was was the former deputy editor and on staff for five years. After graduating from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Arts (majoring in English Literature and Gender Studies), Natalie worked for a news wire service affiliated with AAP while completing her Masters in Journalism at the University of Technology Sydney. During this time she produced and presented daily video finance news reports and was a regular speaker on ABC Local Radio. Natalie has also hosted workshops at the Apple store in Bondi and been a guest speaker at Studio B in the USA. While born and raised in the UK, she lives in Sydney with her family of five.


Natalie Walton. Photo Chris Warnes

Natalie Walton. Photo Chris Warnes


Tania Mason & Natalie Walton will deliver education programs for Bundanon's Book Week 2015 at Riversdale.

Tania Mason