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I have lived most of my life in Cape Town under Table Mountain’s glorious shadow and Mediterranean climate. Surrounded by this World Heritage Site and its biodiverse fynbos, I have had my senses nurtured with exquisite colour and African light.
I have always been interested in the natural world and its conservation, which had evolved by the time I graduated from the University of Cape Town with a Bachelor of Science Honours degree in Environmental Science and Archaeology. Soon after, I began working as an environmental consultant and then migrated into the NGO space.
Although I have painted since I was a little girl, it was only from 2013 that I decided to ‘love what I do and do what I love’. The prospect of going full-
Since my career began, I have been fortunate to learn from talented artists, and receive guidance from inspiring female mentors. I have discovered that staying true to my authentic expression can lead to fantastic opportunities.
I find endless inspiration in exploring new colour-
My work has been dominated by my love for South Africa’s indigenous flora, which continues to inspire me in the way each bloom captures light.