Brenda has been exhibiting her work for more than thirty years. She is a graduate of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design and has lived in Halifax, Montreal, France, Northwest Territories and Ontario. Her work is in both public and private collections throughout Canada, United States and Europe. Brenda lives in the country with her partner, 1 dog, 4 cats some number of chickens and 2 donkeys. She paints when possible, works part-time and continues to restore an 1850's log farmhouse. Inspiration comes from anything and everything with a strong emphasis on light.