Born - Scotland 1957
Educated - Dumbarton Academy

BA (Hons) in Drawing and Painting, Glasgow School of Art, 1981

Winner of Emmy Sachs Award / received a John and Mabel Craig Award


Postgraduate year, Drawing and Painting, Glasgow School of Art, 1982

Awarded Travelling Scholarship




During my time at Glasgow School of Art, I also studied Embroidery and Weaving for one year under the guidance of Chrissie White and Hannah Frew Patterson.

In 1998 I was commissioned to create a wall hanging and related paintings for the refurbishment of the Denny Civic Theatre Dumbarton.
John Gray Award (RSW 2019) 
Loise Annand Award (Glasgow Society of Women Artists 2018)
Elected R.S.W (2017)
Armour Award (Royal Glasgow Institute 2016)
Paisley Art Institute Diploma (2015)
GSWA Special Award (2015)
Bessie Scott Award (Paisley Art Institute 2015)
Artists Surfaces Awards (Paisley Art Institute 2013)
Jan Bruce Award (Glasgow Society Of Women Artists 2013)
Concept Art Award (Paisley Art Institute 2012)