Shelley Monkland is a Bundjalung (Northern NSW) and Gubbi Gubbi (Sunshine Coast, QLD) woman. Shelly has been a practising Textile Artist for over 20 years using a variety of textile techniques to create her designs. She lived in Aboriginal communities all over Australia – urban, rural and remote. This has inspired her to create designs representing her beautiful country, people and soul. Her design company Djarainj is a celebration of bold Indigenous designs and colours of the Australian soul, on sustainable, eco-friendly fabrics.