Jaq Grantford is an award-winning artist, specialising in fine art and portraiture.
She has participated in a number of exhibitions, winning numerous awards, most recently winning Kennedy Art Prize, the Architecture Award in the Master of Art Competition in London, and the People’s Choice in the Black Swan Portrait Prize and the People's Choice in the Shirley Hannan National Portrait Prize.
Her work is held in the National Gallery of Victoria and many other collections, and is also is also to be included in a soon-to-be-released book documenting the history of the Black Swan Prize for Portraiture.
She has had a love of art for all her life and a particular fascination with portraits and personalities.
(She also loves cats... and quite likes her children.)