This book by Jannine Wilkinson and Ann Orman beautifully showcases thirty-four NZ women creatives through stunning images, and stories of passion, dedication and inspiration. The stories of these creatives is a celebration of their work, and struggles to make a living from their passion sharing deeply intimate accounts of their personal challenges and determination to follow their instincts to create. There is a broad cross-section of talent featured, encompassing the interesting worlds of art, craft, performance and design. There’s also a range of ages from early 20s to late 70s and they come from all walks of life, heritage and backgrounds. The photography showcases Ann’s love of artisans and in particular their hands. Foreword has been written by the Rt Hon Helen Clark who is well connected in the art world, and known for her support of the success of women in many aspects of life.