Born in Trieste, Italy, came to Australia in 1955 as a small child. Grew up; educated in Melbourne. She relocated to Sydney with her husband in 1987 to continue their business careers, residing on the north shore and northern beaches. 2001 semi-retired to Noosa. 2004 joined Noosa Botanical Artists Group painting botanical specimens with watercolours. Now she creates and exhibits her acrylic paintings from her home studio in Sunrise Beach and has exhibited in Noosa Open Studios – 2021 and 2022, Immanuel Arts Festival, Buderim – 2022, Noosa Regional Gallery - More ThanThe Sum of its Parts 2023.