Heather Jones resides in Maleny and is a well known artist of the Sunshine Coast.
Heather is a multi-award winning bark artist. Her affinity with bark has put her in the leas as one of Australia's most successful artists in this medium. She has won many prizes including first prize for the Dame Mary Durack Awards sponsored by the Stockman's Hall Of Fame five times, and Champion at Toowoomba and Brisbane shows.
Collecting the paper bark from the many species of Melaleuca trees has taken her husband on many adventurous treks along the eastern coast of Australia.
Heather's bark pictures are in collections in many countries of the world and are very popular in Australia.
Heather is also a pastels and oil painter, and has won many awards in the prestigious Maleny Art Awards, Kenilworth Art Show, Noosa Art Show and Caloundra Country Show.