school, having an interest in art, Belinda started work in the
printing industry as a screen printer and graphic artist. In 1986
she returned to England, while there she worked for several printing
companies who supplied everything from labels to curtains, to fabric
for top 'Chelsea designers' and even royalty.
She now lives on the shores of beautiful Lake Macquarie NSW Australia
and creates in watercolour, pen & wash, graphite,
coloured pencils, pastels and the occasional oils.
Belinda is a keen member of the Central Coast Watercolour Society NSW,
Botanical Art Society of Australia, The American Watercolour Society
(New York), and The Newcastle Art
She exhibits several times a year and has won many awards for her
painting and drawing, including selection for the prestigious 'Focus on Nature XIII'
and 'Focus on Nature XV'
with the New York Sate Museum
, the 'Mortimer Art Prize'
(the very best
in realism) and the Margaret
Flockton Scientific Illustration Award
at the herbarium
NSW and has her works in private and public collections
worldwide. Belinda has also been included in the publication Who's Who in Visual Arts - 50 Masters of
She is currently teaching painting and drawing for the Tuggerah Lakes
Kincumber Community College. Painting, drawing and botanical
illustration classes at Morisset NSW.
Also international workshops in The UK, Umbria
Italy, Rarotonga Cook Islands, Norfolk Island, India, France and New Zealand
TLK Comunity College
Art Society of Australia
Creative Artist Magazine article