Born in Durban South African. Lived in Canada since 1977. She always had a keen interest in the arts In 1992 she pursued educating herself in Drawing and Painting and has taken Workshops and Art instructions in Life drawing, Portraiture, Watercolour, Acrylic , Inks, Silk painting, and Pastel painting techniques .She studied under many well known Artists and Art instructors. She has been a member since 1993 and exhibits at the Mill Pond Gallery and various other venues . Her love for nature, gardening and photography. reflect many of these subjects. in her paintings. She has also travelled extensively and continues to paint and pursue her many interests.