Brenda was born in Derbyshire and trained at Derby College of Art (N.D.D.) and Brighton College of Art (A.T.C London). At the age of 21 Brenda came to Leicester to teach at Wyggeston Girls School for three years and then tutored at Leicester College of Adult Education for 28 years.
Brenda's main interest in drawing and painting is exploring different media. She works in oil, acrylic, water-colour, gouache and pastel, also encaustic and silk painting, not forgetting all drawing materials. Subject matter includes landscape, flowers and figurative work.
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Life member and past chairman of Leicester Society of Artists