The right words for the right occasion at the right time
Andrea Louise Thomas is a versatile wordsmith. She's a freelance arts writer, poet, public speaker, teacher, proofreader and editor.
Andrea was Arts Editor of MINT Magazine where her feature interviews articles and editorials were published until it ceased publication in June 2016. Prior to that she was Arts Editor of PEARL Magazine (2011-2015).
A three-time finalist in both the Australian Poetry Slam Victorian State Finals and Poetry Idol at the Melbourne Writerâ€™s Festival, Andrea heâ€™s appeared on television, read her poetry on radio and been interviewed in print. Her poems have been widely published and won literary awards.
She also writes profile statements for artists.
She regularly teaches poetry workshops in schools and libraries garnering consistently positive reviews.
Andrea has a Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature from the Univesity of California, Berkeley and two teaching credentials.