Kay grew up near Gulgong in central NSW she studied singing at the Sydney Conservatorium and worked professionally singing and teaching before moving to Maitland in 1996.
Kay being an all round creative decided to take up painting in 2006, she discovered “ Still Life” and painting light and shadow ( chiaroscuro) in the technique of the old masters. Kay went on to win many awards and 1st prize in the open section of Maitland Region of Artists 2009 member exhibition.
Kay loves the feel and movement of oils, the subjects she paints are the things we use and eat every day. Kay also like to paint portraits.