Born in Malawi; raised in the Luangwa Valley, Zambia, one of Africa’s most prolific wildlife areas. Living in Luangwa’s wilderness environment informed her work as she draws on its history, indigenous cultures and bio-diversity. Interest in art of local women’s initiation ceremonies, and male masking societies, led to formal research for Master of Fine Arts degree at Wits University, Johannesburg under Karel Nel. Represented in collections internationally. Exhibited with Everard Read. Lives and works in the Luangwa Valley.