Patrice has an extensive professional background working in the realms of visual arts (BA Visual Arts), education (Dip Education) and health (BA Post Grad. Counselling) as a visual art teacher, and a Counsellor. Patrice paints her connection to people and places resulting in work soaked in feeling and mood. Patrice's work is figurative yet painterly and intuitive and would be described as contemporary realism. Patrice’s expressive emotive work is exhibited frequently and has found its way to private collections across Australia and The United States.