Chronology

1949

Born in Victoria

1953-60

Primary school in England.

1960-65

School in Scarborough, WA

1965-67

Studied painting at Perth Technical College, WA

1968

Taught art at Penrhos College and MLC

1969

Studied painting at WAIT (now Curtin University)

1970-80

Full time care of three children
​Working with knitting, patchwork, tapestry, carpets

1982

Taught painting and drawing at Bridgetown, WA

1983

Taught Special Art at Kalamunda SHS

1983-84

Taught at Kalgoorlie College, Dept. of Art

1985-86

Taught at UWA Summer School

1986

Taught portrait painting in Fremantle Prison
​Founding member of Margaret River Arts Foundation

1987-88

Taught at Fremantle Arts Centre

1988

Taught at WAIT, Albany Summer School

1989

3 months working with children in Aboriginal communities in the Kimberley, with Roy Churcher (George Haynes roadie)

1989-90

Taught workshops, camps, at Edith Cowan University

1991-95

Founding board member of Mark Howlett Foundation

1991

Six months painting in France

1993

Six months painting in England and Scotland

1994-96

Teaching at Claremont School of Art

1995

Assistant to George Haynes on WAFL commission at Subiaco Stadium

1997

Five months painting commission in New Zealand
Some teaching at Claremont School of Art
​Painting commissioned landscapes in various country areas

1998

Painting commissioned landscapes in various country areas
​Assistant to George Haynes on Agriculture WA commission at Narrogin

1999

Assistant to George Haynes on Agriculture WA commission at Northam