Barbra is widely travelled and lived for nine years in Africa. She taught art at secondary level for 12 years. After teaching she specialised, completing a B.A. in Printmaking and Art History in 1994. Following this she taught painting in Adult Education and now teaches printmaking in her studio in Kendal, Cumbria.
Barbra is an Honorary Member of PRINTMAKERS COUNCIL London and has been a member for 20 years. She has exhibited with the Printmakers Council in London, Ireland, Cumbria. Her work is included in the book 50years of Print showing the work of all members of PMC.
Barbra is a member of:
Green Door Studios, Kendal
Print Makers Council, London.
2019 Roots Farfield Mill [Greendoor Artists]
2019 La'al Studio Gallery Kendal
2019 Grasmere Village Hall [Green Door Artists]
2018 Theatre By the Lake, Keswick
2018/19 Affordable Art Roundhouse Stavely [Green DoorArtists]
2018 DREAMS and FUSION Lytham Heritage Centre
15/14/10 Kendal Museum (Green Door Artists)
2016/17 Traveling Exh. PMC Dec/Jan. Dublin-Portlaiose
2016 ArtFest North, Kendal Town Hall
2016/17 Green Door Art trail, Cumbria
2015 Red/Read Kendal Museum. Green Door Artists
2015 Trees, Wildlife and Silver Lytham Heritage Centre [Solo + Silversmith]
2014 The Mere Gallery. Bowness [Solo]
2014 Summer Exhib Lowes Court Gallery. Egremont.
2012/2013 C-ART Open Studio Cumbria
2013 Lake Artists Society Summer Exhibition Grasmere
PRIZE WINNER: Kent Valley Printers Award
2013 Contemporary Fylde (Art in The Making) Lytham
2012 Green Door ART TRAIL . Cumbria
2012 Lakes Artists Summer Exhibition Grasmere
2012 Proof Perfect Framers Gallery London PMC
2012 Rock Solid? Expo. Kendal Museum
2012 Brantwood, Seven Studio Coniston [Solo]
2011 Art and Silver Heritage Centre, Lytham. [Solo]
2011 Vyner St. Gallery, London PMC
2011 Art and Silver Kendal Museum x(Solo)
2009 Lines of Thought InnerSpace-Outer Limits Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal.
2008 Printfest Ulveston. (2002-2008)
2007 Abbot Hall [Kendal], coffee shop [solo]
2007 Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal.
2006 3 Printmakers in the Seven Brantwood, Coniston.
2005 Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery.
2004 Lytham Heritage Centre, [Solo]
2004 Manchester Academy of Fine Art. NWDC Salmesbury Hall.Preston
2003 Mall Galleries, London.