December 25, 2013

Jokioinen Tapulimakasiini

“Here, there and in between”, exhibition of Hela Donela’s recent works at Jokioinen Tapulimakasiini, Finland, 30 July to 12 August 2013
October 25, 2013


Looking into the harbour. HARBOUR 2013 acrylic and mixed medium on linen with board support approx size 90cm x 60cm Please respect artist copyright. © Hela […]
October 25, 2013
Copyright Hela Donela - After Back Burning

After Back-Burning

Bush fires and snakes. The two things make me at unease. AFTER BACK-BURNING 2013 Acrylic on unstreched linen on board 109cm x 122cm Please respect artist […]
August 25, 2013

Press – Seutu Sanomat

Seutu Sanomat – 01.08.2013
July 25, 2013

Press – Forssan Lehti

Forssan Lehti – 03.07.2013
May 25, 2013
Copyright Hela Donela - Wail of the Magpie 2

Wail of the Magpie (2)

I was lying there, on my bed. Stapled and throbbing. And listening to the magpies outside my open window. That day the magpies didn’t sing. They […]
April 25, 2013


That moment my life, as it had been, stopped. This is the first painting I did after my accident. The painting reflects my pale and weak […]
February 25, 2013
boats at myola, original painting by hela donela

Boats at Myola

That day we caught no fish. BOATS AT MYOLA February 2013 acrylic and mixed medium on cotton canvas with board backing, framed 120cm x 85cm notes: […]
January 25, 2013


One of my favourite pastimes is to walk the shores of Jervis Bay and observe the birds. HERONS – KAHLAAJAT 2013 acrylic and lambs wool on […]