A photo of Lizzie Verstappen's side profile, looking off into the distance. Lizzie is smiling and wearing a soft purple cardigan. Lizzie has pale skin and pixie-cut ash-blonde hear that is wavy. Credit Pippa Samaya

Lizzy is a long-term Mparntwe/Alice Springs resident with a background in fashion and a keen interest in creative arts who has spent over 30 years in various roles within artistic projects in the community.

A strong advocate of the Creative Arts in schools, Lizzy worked in collaboration with GUTS Dance in 2012 to establish the successful and ongoing Alice Can Dance program and has created hundreds of costumes and props for the many iterations of this project. Lizzy co-designed and manufactured the costumes for ‘The Perception Experiment’ and ‘Value For Money’, works by GUTS which have been seen by local, national and international audiences.

The Unconformity acknowledges the palawa people as the original and traditional custodians of lutruwita/Tasmania. We commit to working respectfully to honour their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this land.