Hello and welcome to Welly's Wonders!
Welly's Wonders makes original and beautifully illustrated wall art, children's books, greeting cards and custom portraits. Each product is created in their studio and is proudly made in Australia.
Adam started work as an animator for Disney at just 15 years of age, one of the youngest animators to ever work for the studio. He has spent almost 30 years working as an Artist and Animator for Disney, Lucasfilm and other major film and animation studios. Adam has worked on some of the world's biggest film franchises such as The Lion King, Aladdin, The Little Mermaid, The Lady and The Tramp, Bambi and Lilo & Stitch. Other film storyboarding/story artist credits include Legend of The Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole, The Lego Batman Movie, The Lego Ninjago Movie and Peter Rabbit.
Adam has recently completed work on The Lego Movie 2 and is currently working on the sequel to Peter Rabbit.
Demelza has a theatre background, training in Theatre Studies at Deakin University and Stage Management at The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. She has worked on over 25 productions in the UK and Australia. She has always worked around storytellers and in bringing stories to life. The Welly’s Wonders’ characters are based on her father’s tales of his childhood in South Wales. For example, Burton the Brave and Jenkins the Hare are based on her father’s memories and stories of close family friend, Richard Burton (Jenkins being Richard’s actual surname). Demelza is a member of the Australian Society of Authors (ASA), the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) and the Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA).
Adam and Demelza live in the Illawarra with their son.