Lizzie grew up in Perth, Western Australia where she frequently returns to study with the highly regarded Brian Simmonds. The bright colours of Australia have had a strong influence on her work. She attended Curtin University acquiring a Bachelor of Arts degree. Lizzie's interest in colour led her into a career in Interiors where she works as an interiors' Colour Consultant. She has also studied at The Sunningwell School of Art and the Henley Art Studio. Lizzie has also studied under the highly respected Ron Freeborn and Mark Fennell.