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Evelyn Healy

Evelyn Healy was born in Ballarat. She completed an engineering course and worked in the aircraft industry during the war. She was also a teacher at Cabramatta High School.

.. always I’ve felt I’ve had to earn the right to do it, that’s the problem. There are so many things needing to be done and the democracy needing to be widened and grass roots talking. (laughs), who am to go… And see that’s why I’ve wanted to be able to do it but I haven’ been a good enough artist to do it enough. I haven’t given enough attention to my art I don’t think to say the things I wanted to, not quickly.

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