Ellen Giggenbach is a talented artist who lives and works in Eastbourne, New Zealand. She studied graphic art in Vienna and then received a Diploma with Distinction in Design from her home country of New Zealand. Ellen is inspired by the birds and flowers that she observes from the window of her studio. She also has a passion for the 1950's, 1960's and 1970's. Ellen is inspired by the graphic shapes and bright colors used in the mod era. Her original artwork is created by cutting and assembling brightly colored paper that is cut into geometric shapes-- making her designs a wonderful choice for any child's room!