Born 1955 on the Copperbelt in Zambia. Studied drama for three years in Cape Town. Moved to London, then New York in 1984, where studied Design at Parsons, and Life Drawing at The Art Students League. In 1991 moved to London working for Old Master dealer in Piccadilly, and starting up own business specializing in paint effects and interior design. 1998, moved back to Zambia and lived in Luangwa Valley, where paintings inspired by wildlife and nature. In 2002 moved to Lusaka where she has a studio and is a full time artist.