Originally educated at Ealing School of Art (1968-70), Brenda pursued her career as a painter years later in 1999.
She studied at Heatherleys School of Fine Art in 2005 and then at The Prince's School of Drawing. She also studied with Andy Pankhurst and Thomas Newbolt.
Her paintings have been noted for their unique mood, bold brush work and colour.
Working principally in oils and pastels, her interest lies in life study, portraiture, still life and landscapes, however, it is her floral studies that have captured the eye of art collectors, interior designers and indeed, other artists.
Apart from private collections, her work has residency in Libertys of London and Summerill & Bishop.
Brenda continues to paint both from her London home and her farm house in France.
2007 Chelsea Gallery – First solo exhibition
2008 Brignemont Gallery, Haute Garonne.
2009 Morley Gallery. 'Memory & Light'
2010 Orangery Annual Exhibition
2010 Riverside Studios 'General Works'
2010 Cork Street Open Exhibition
2011 Orangery Annual Exhibition
2012 Riverside Studios. 'Hammersmith'
2015 Griffin Gallery. R.G.A. 'West'
2015 Hepsibah Gallery 'Bridges, Bottoms & Blooms'
2016 Hepsibah Gallery 'Gilt & Blue'
2017 Hepsibah Gallery 'Flora'
2017 Hepsibah Gallery 'Blush'
2018 Hepsibah Gallery 'Floret'
2018 Hepsibah Gallery 'FLORA! FLORA!'
2021 Libertys Of London
2022/3 Summerill & Bishop
Awards & Honours
2007 The Heatherleys Drawing Prize
2008 Holland Park Art: First Prize