Paula originally studied Art/Textiles at Camberwell School of Art and then at the Royal College of Art.  After graduating Paula became a freelance designer working in the fashion business, designing and hand-painting silk fabrics.

Before pursuing Art full-time, Paula was Head of Art at Langley School in Solihull.
She has exhibited her work in London, Oxford and throughout the Midlands and has sold to private collectors in the UK and Canada.

Paula has recently taken on the role of Chairperson for Solihull Artists' Forum (SAF), a dynamic group of artists and designer/makers who work to raise the profile of the Arts in the Solihull area.

Among other exhibitions Paula takes part in Solihull's Open Studio Event - The Art Trail - which takes place annually in the Solihull area on the last week-end of September and is organised by SAF.

Paula is an Associate member of the RBSA (The Royal Birmingham Society of Artists)