Meet this week’s ‘local face’ – Auguste Blackman

Auguste Blackman.

Auguste Blackman.

This week’s ‘local face’ is artist Auguste Blackman.

Name: Auguste Blackman.

Occupation: Artist/printmaker/poet.

Suburb: Kiama Heights.

Hometown: Born in Melbourne, currently Kiama. Lived all over the world and went to 11 different schools.

Hobbies: Cooking and writing.

Fun fact about me: I’m a great Frisbee thrower.

My favourite thing about the area is: Rockpool swimming. 

What makes the area unique: A choice of great beaches and best coffee shops. Relaxed way of life.

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