Barbara started painting over 40 years ago while living in upstate New York. In 1986 while living in Quebec, Canada, she taught in several shops finally owning her own business doing private contracts for a company who made reproduction furniture which was shipped all over the world. She has been teaching Decorative Painting for over 35 years. After moving back to the States Barbara has continued to teach while doing private contracts in Decorative Art and Murals throughout Orange and Rockland Counties.
Quebec is a beautiful providence filled with gorgeous flowers in the summer. Which has had a strong influence in her own designs. She is a helping artist for a national paint company and a member of The National Society of Decorative Painters. Teaching others the wonderful world of Decorative Arts is her passion.