Trina Dalton-Oogjes is a Wathaurung Woman. Born on Gunditjmara Country (Warrnambool) and now living on Dja Dja Wrung country who feels a deep connection to community and shown through her paintings. Trina Dalton-Oogjes' paintings have a story and a spiritual connection expressing a connection to heritage, community and country. Inspired by animals and the Australian landscape Dalton-Oogjes has a diverse colour palette using contemporary Aboriginal art techniques with a combination of crosshatch and dot work. Preferring to work with acrylic on canvas or ceramic, but at times basket weaving and wood burning.