'I surprised myself': How Kolora-Noorat footballer Tom McKenzie found his forte amid health scare

Nick Ansell
By Nick Ansell
Updated April 1 2022 - 5:30am, first published 3:00am
NEW CAREER: Former Terang man and Kolora-Noorat footballer Tom McKenzie is making waves in the art world.

TOM McKenzie remembers his first portrait. Laying in a hospital bed, battling pain stemming from rare effects of Bell's Palsy and a loss of sight in his left eye, the 35-year-old picked up a ballpoint pen and started to draw.

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Nick Ansell

Nick Ansell

Journalist

Nick Ansell is a sports journalist at the Warrnambool Standard.