Patti Dragonfly is a painter who lives & works at Gallery Cosmosis Byron Bay using mischtechnik. She has attended workshops led by Adam Scott Miller, Amanda Sage, A. Andrew Gonzales, Laurence Caruana, Daniel Mirante, Leo Plaw & Kathrina Sofie & Damon Soule.
Most of these teachers are from The Academy of Visionary Art in Vienna.
Patti is the Artistic director of Art in Paradise in Coorabell, Byron Bay Hinterland, NSW Australia facilitating Visionary Art Retreats at the Paradise One Eco-Retreat
Patti’s background is as a block printer on fabrics, running a local stall at markets & festivals for 30 years, selling soft furnishings (quilt covers, cushions, wallhangings etc) fashion & Tshirts, & as the gallery curator at Gallery Cosmosis for 6 years. She has worked in the Arts all her life and was a student at julian Ashton’s School of Arts, East Sydney Technical College, Canberra Technical College, and Southern Cross University Visual Arts.