Carmel Dunne captures the beauty of innocent faces. The subjects of her work can easily be perceived as both male or female. The inclusion of water color adds a very fantasylike quality to the portraits. The detail is unbelievable, and her work emanates a soft and calming set of feelings. Carmel Dunn is from Byron Bay, and her other work includes taking the covers of old magazines and enhancing them with glitter.
Implications - In today's society, consumers are most likely to invest in products that evoke emotions or those with which they have a personal connection. Art that is able to portray a message or inspire a consumer to feel a certain way will likely generate favorable results.