Andrew Fiaui wishes to participate in the Molly Morpeth Canaday
Art Award for Painting and Drawing with his Drawing. Andrew is
currently using his passion for visual arts as a pathway to recover
from depression and mental illness.
Andrew dreams one day to make a living as a local artist in
Whakatane and participating in the Molly Morpeth Canaday Art Award
for 2016, a local Whakatane art award is the next step in his
Andrew is running his Boosted campaign to fund the resources to
produce and present his artwork at a professional level.
Currently he is using materials from his art classes to get
started. However, ideally he needs to have his own materiasl so
that he can work from home to prepare his work.
The costs involved to prepare Andrew's drawing for the
exhibition total $200 and are made up of:
The Award Entry fee, framing of the artwork, paper, mechanical
pencil, dust-free rubber, pencil grips, tracing paper, scissors and
Having all these materials will allow Andrew to continue to
produce high quality artwork that he can potentially exhibit and
market, adding to his long term goal of being a practising