Graduated with a Degree in Art from the Tasmanian College of Art 1962.
Certificate of Education, University of Tasmania, 1962.
National Art School, NSW. Summer School , 2001 & 2000
During a highly successful painting career, Elizabeth has won over 45 prizes in Major Art Awards and is represented in more than 40 important public art collections throughout Australia. This is complimented by many years art teaching; adults and children at University, Art Colleges, T.A.F.E. Schools, Seminars and privately in NSW, Qld. and Tas.
In 2000 she was amongst 200 high profile Australians from all walks of life invited to ‘Paint a Picture for St Pat’s’, to assist the Cathedral restoration fundraising appeal.
In 1986 as Artist in Residence with the Albert Shire Council she worked at capturing the diversity of the Shire on paper. As well, she was involved in the design, organisation and presentation of Community projects to help foster community awareness, personal pride, and individual and group involvement in creative endeavour. This involvement with community art is an ongoing commitment.
During 1995 Elizabeth was selected to be one of the artists privileged to spend time painting at Arthur Boyd's Historic New South Wales Property 'Riversdale' part of the Bundanon Trust
In 1996 she was asked to be a mentor for the Sunshine Coast University.
`House on the Hill`here.
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2002 Moray-Edwards & Assoc. Mosman Sydney, NSW
2002 Maria Perides Gallery, Brisbane
2002 Redcliffe Regional Gallery, Qld.
2001 Beachside Gallery Noosa, Qld.
1999 Bold in Gold Gallery, Maleny, Qld.
1997 North Shore Fine Art Gallery, Sydney
1997 Red Hill Gallery, Brisbane
1996 Cintra Galleries - Brisbane
1995 Logan Regional Gallery, Qld
1994/90 Cintra Galleries - Brisbane
1992 The Red Hill Gallery, Brisbane
1989/85 Boston Gallery, Brisbane
1987 Griffith University, Brisbane
1986 Albert Shire Council, Carrara Qld.
1984/80 Boston Gallery
1981 Gallerie Baguette, Brisbane
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2004 An Affinity, Pivotal Galleries
2003 Pivotal galleries Opening Exhibition
2003 Noosa Long Weekend Invitation Exhibition Noosa, Qld
2002 Fleurieu Landscape Art Prizes Mc Laren Vale S.A. [touring ]
2002 The John Copes Prize Bowral N.S.W. commended, people's choice
2001 'Turning Point', Caloundra Regional Gallery, Qld.
2001/2/3 Bendigo Bank/ Tattersalls Club Invitation Award
2000-1 Pol-Art Queensland Museum, Brisbane, QLD.
2000 Norvill Landscape Prize NSW
2000 Millennium Mosman Art Award Sydney, NSW
2000 Tattersalls Landscape Award Brisbane, QLD.
2000 ‘Unfamiliar Grounds’, Noosa Regional Gallery QLD. [touring Exhibition]
1992 1998 Fleurieu Landscape Prize, South Australia
1989/85 1998 Mary Place Gallery, Sydney,NSW
1987 1997 Redlands Westpac Art Prize Sydney, NSW
1986 1996 Direct Sun, Noosa Regional Gallery QLD.
1984/80 1995,96,97,98 Mosman Art Prize - Sydney, NSW.
1981 1993,95 Alice Bale Award, Victoria
1993 Diamond Valley Invitation VIC
1993 Diamond Valley Invitation VIC
1992-98 Tattersalls Landscape Prize, Queensland
1991 Suncorp Art Award, Brisbane, QLD.
1990 Queensland Women Artists in Profile, Brisbane.QLD.
1985 A Homage to Women Artists in Qld, The Centre Gallery, Gold Coast QLD.
1985 Watercolours Past & Present, R.Q.A.S.- Brisbane, QLD.
1985 Canberra Times Landscape, Canberra, ACT.
1982 Blake Prize, Sydney NSW.
1979-87 Gold Coast Art Prize QLD.
1985 The Brisbane River, Past-Present-Future, Brisbane, QLD.
1983,85 Alice Springs Prize, N.T.
2002 DPI Year of the Outback Awards, Qld., touring Exhibition
2001 Caloundra Qld. Local Subject
1999 Cloncurry Qld
1997 HC Fishers’s Ghost ,Campbelltown NSW
1997 Waltzing Matilda Award,Winton. Qld.
1997 Rural/Landscape Royal Easter show Sydney, NSW.
1993 Two Major awards Bundaberg ;Qld.
1991 Logan work on paper; QLD. and Bundaberg major award QLD.
1990 Redcliffe Major award; QLD. and Aberdare Art Award, QLD.
1989 Remm Purchase Prize, QLD.
1988 Caloundra Open Award Qld.
1986 Toowoomba Purchase Prize; QLD. and Nerang Art Prize, QLD.
1985/4 Grumbacher Gold Medallion; Qld.
1983 Rockhampton Open; QLD. and Ipswich City Purchase QLD.
1982 Beenleigh Open Award QLD.
1981 Gold Coast Art Prize QLD
1980 R.N.A. of Qld. Art Prize