Awards and achievements
RNZ interview with Ellie Jay
I'm so honoured to have been interviewed by RadioNZ producer Ellie Jay, for "First Up". We spoke about how New Zealand Made Facebook page, which is now called 'Chooice', has opened up a lot of doors for me and how lockdown changed my art from a side-gig into a business. Now, this RadioNZ interview is an another amazing opportunity that has come out of posting on 'Chooice!'
Artist Collaboration: Anna Mollekin and Ninette Kruger
I have collaborated on a project with Ninette Kruger, a talented Metal Embossing Artist who lives in Tauranga. She has created a beautiful hand-embossed, three-dimensional metal artwork of my artwork "Homegrown Lace." Her skill and unique metal art has blown my mind. Please join us on our YouTube conversation below to see this beautiful artwork and find out more about the inspiration behind this.
Interview with an Artist - Anna Mollekin, New Zealand Artist
I am very honoured to have been interview by Cheyney of Design by Cheyney about being a New Zealand artist. Watch this video interview to learn more about my history, influences and advice for emerging artists.
'Bookmark design competition' winner
Te Manawa Library (Auckland) Adult Section 'Comic Book Character bookmark design competition' winner - November 2019. My bookmark was printed and available at the Library.
Featured in Frida Vibe's Blog New York
I am honoured to be featured in Frida Vibe's' (New York), October 2019, the first piece in their ongoing series about the women behind the art on Frida Vibes. Read their fantastic article 'Anna Mollekin on Making Time for Family and Art'
BioCup (Australia) BioCup Art Series Artist
BioCup (Australia) BioCup Art Series Artist- March 2018. My artwork was selected for the BioCup Art Series. Every three months BioCup select artwork from Australian and New Zealand artists for their BioCups #biocupartseries. They then hit restaurants across New Zealand and Australia.
New York Tedde Bear Makeover Challenge winner
Tedde (New York) 'Teddy Bear Makeover Challenge winner' - July 2009. My 'Goldilocks' teddy bear design was one of 17 selected from around the world to be made an manufactured by Tedde, a New York designer plush teddy company.