She earned a bachelors degree in Biology and spent eight years working in medical labs in the Boston area. She made the decision to make a career change and attended the Massachusetts College of Art and Design studying graphic design. Her studies not only spawned an interest for the graphic arts, but also for photography, printmaking and book binding.
After returning to the Cape in 2012 she began linocut printing. Her entire process is by hand, from the drawing to the carving and printing. Her subject matter is generally objects or creatures that are inspired by her life or experiences. She strives to create unique pieces that combine simplicity to charismatic design.