Australian Bush Babies coins – Kookaburra
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I used to work at The Perth Mint producing illustrations for commemorative coins and packaging before going freelance. During my employment there, I had the joy of illustrating the Australian Bush Babies series which proved to be a huge success, selling out each coin’s allocation. The Perth Mint later commissioned me to do a second series of five adorable animals for Australian Bush Babies series II.

Here is the first of the next five Bush Baby coins, the kookaburra.

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Elise Martinson
Kogarah, Australia
Tel: +61 400731002

I am an adaptive and versatile creative with the ability to excel at many tasks and styles. I specialise in illustration and the majority of my work has been for FMCG. I also licen… Show more.

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Black Swan Art Prize finalist, 2010 KokoBlack Drawing Prize finalist, 2011 Stamp Design People's Choice Award, 2012 SWATCH TTR Art Rules Competition Finalist
Lindt & Sprungli, The Perth Mint, Coles, Cougar, Woolworths, Tiger, Brown Brothers, Capilano,
Elise was an absolute joy to work with, professional and intuitive the whole way through, and she deserves so much thanks and praise for everything she has done behind the scenes to help us with our business branding. Can't praise her highly enough!!
— Martin Hamilton, The Devil's Own Ice Creamery Identity - 2019