2016 - 2017        Diploma of Ceramics (distinction) - NSI Brookvale TAFE

1991 - 1994        Graduate Diploma in Business - Tourism Management (credit) UTS 

1982 - 1986        Bachelor Landscape Architecture UNSW

1976 - 1981        Ascham School


2019             Home Affairs, Manly Gallery
2019 Little Things, Saint Cloche, Paddington
2019 Australian Ceramics Open Studio, Tramshed Potters Club
2019 Tiny Sketchbook, Brooklyn Art Library
2018 Balance NSI TAFE Ceramics
2018 The 100 Day Project Global Meet Up, Sydney
2017             Flow NSI TAFE Ceramics
2017             Little Things, Saint Cloche, Paddington
2016             Elemental, NSI TAFE Ceramics
2016             Newport Sculpture Trail
2016             Little Things, Saint Cloche, Paddington
2016             What the home means to you, Link Housing
2015             Touch, TAFE Student Ceramics
2015             Saltwater, Manly Gallery
2015             Warringah Printmakers Exhibition
2013             Sketchbook Project, Brooklyn Art Library
2011             Map my Summer competition
2010             Pittwater Artspace, Avalon
2009-12        Open Studio - Avalon
2008             Warringah Art Prize
2008             Royal Easter Show Sydney
2007             Royal Easter Show Sydney
2007             Group Show Avalon


2017             Graduating Student Award, NSI TAFE
2016             Design65 Prize, Newport Sculpture Trail
2008             HC Photography, Royal Sydney Show
2007             HC Photography, Royal Sydney Show

art tuition

Diploma of Ceramics - NSI Brookvale TAFE
Wheel Throwing - Cameron Williams
Children’s Book Illustration, Sydney University - Wayne Harris, Donna Rawlins
Drawing Story Workshop - Andrew Antoniou
Drawing and Painting - Sally Horton
Paint Mojo Workshop - Tracy Verdugo
Drawing with Thread & Stitching off the Page - Alex Falkiner
Urban Sketching & Architectural Sketching - Liz Steel
Woodturning - Northern Beaches Woodturners
Printmaking - Warringah Printmakers
Acting Essentials - NIDA
Silver - Tabitha Higgins
Glass - Penel Bigg
Life Drawing - Jenny Hall
Colour and Design - Nina Matthewson
Mixed Media - Meredith Rasdall

online courses

Creative Courage - Stephanie Levy
Flying Lessons - Kelly Rae Roberts
Just Draw It -  Koosje Koene
Bloom True - Flora Bowley
The Delivery Room - Jessica Serran
Gentle Women's Uprising - Kamala Murphey
Creative Alchemy - Victoria Fann
Sketchbook Skool - Danny Gregory, Koosje Koene
28 Days of the Writerly Life - Shari Killian Daniels
Conscious Booksmith - Christine Manson Miller
A Year of Fairytale & A Year of Yellow - Carla Sonheim
Making Art a Practice - Cat Bennett & Carla Sonheim
Doings of a Doodle & Between Speech & Silence - Diane Culhane & Carla Sonheim

arts management

NAVA - Arts Grants Workshop
Manly Gallery    - Joshua Yeldham workshop


Where do I fit on the Internet
Blogging for Beginners
Creating Online
Twilight Sketching
Art, Yoga & Ayurveda Day Retreat
Private Art Tutoring
Adult & Children’s Art classes
Birthday Parties & other events. 

personal projects

Coffeeosophy (coffee sketches)
Minutes by the Sea (film)
Winter Dreaming (blog)
Stellar Stories (stories)
420 Characters (short story group)
1000 Words for Summer (multi-media)
Sketchbook Project (a summer story)
Poetry (poetry, photography, art)

published books

2019             A Visual Dictionary, Brooklyn Art Library (painting)
2018             Creative Alchemy by Victoria Fann (story)