Bio: Born in Lisboa, Portugal, lived in Mozambique for 2 and a half years, visited 16 countries, migrated to Australia in 1985 and retired in 2009, due to illness, from 34 years of Language Teaching and related jobs. Her family doctor advised her not to do any more straining work dealing with languages. That’s when she went back to her Visual Arts studies and changed her career into what she had always wished to do from an early age.
2016: Advanced Diploma of Creative Product Development – Visual Arts, Chisholm Institute, Frankston, Vic., Australia
Photography, Frankston Photography Club, Frankston, Vic.,Australia
2015: Advanced Diploma of Fine Arts, Chisholm Institute, Frankston, Vic., Australia
1990 - 2017 - 9 group shows of Photography, often combined with Painting & Writing; 1 solo exhibition of Photography, Painting and Writing
2015 “3rd Prize Photography Award”, Dromana Estate Winery Open Gallery, Vic., Australia