Australian born, Sydney based, Alexandra Nea Graham is a former fashion designer for Collette Dinnigan, and also a successful in-demand illustrator, with a growing following for her stylised fashion caricatures, beautiful botanicals, and her exquisite Enfant series.
She holds an Advanced Diploma of Fashion Design from The Design Studio, East Sydney Technical College, Sydney.
From College she worked for a decade in the Fashion Industry, both locally and abroad, as a Senior Fashion Designer as well as being the Director of her own internationally stocked and recognised fashion label, Alexandra Nea (2002-2008).
The creation in 2011 of illustrated recipe blog The Art of Afternoon Tea saw a return to drawing for Alexandra and after two years in 2013 she made the switch from the commercial fashion design world to become a freelance illustrator and designer.
Alexandra Nea was named by Husskie Press as one of the top ten Australian Style Illustrators to follow in 2017 & by Harper’s BAZAAR as one of Australia’s top 12 Fashion Illustrators to follow in 2015. Her illustrations have been featured in publications including The Daily Mail, The Alchemist Magazine, CHILD Magazine, Sunday Style Magazine, delicious. Magazine, Home Beautiful Magazine, Madison Magazine, Harper’s BAZAAR Magazine, SHOP Til You Drop Magazine, Sydney Wedding Magazine, Modern Wedding Magazine, Modern Wedding Hair + Beauty Magazine, Bride to Be Magazine, WHITE Magazine, Wedding Celebration Magazine, Complete Weddings Melbourne Magazine,