Altered Image Studios was born in 2004, a lifelong love of creativity and creating with anything, paper, photographic & paint was set in motion. Donna while still working as a chef at Sky City she started the West Auckland Market circuit and TradeMe. Since those small beginnings, her love for digital composition has grown and new mediums now add to her collection of creative loves. Not your typical artist Donna creates with a diverse range of mediums from digital composition and print media to resin, plaster, clay, paint & wood. Donna enjoys upcycling, using reclaimed timber and where possible she uses local or New Zealand business for her artworks.
Her mission, philosophy and values shine through in her works, "to be the best artist & artisan she can be". Continually growing, researching, experimenting, trying new products and building things generally ”playing” as Donna terms it" is her never-ending journey in her love of art