Dorothy studied for a BA (Hons) with the Open University in technology with some elements of Art History. On retirement joining a ‘drawing for beginners’ she gained certificates in Art & Design In Colchester.
Moving to Felixstowe she joined the Humber Doucy Art Group under Ken Cuthbert Dorothy works in water-based oils, acrylics and watercolour; painting landscapes, still life and flowers. Her love of colour comes from living and visiting Australia. She has exhibited at Reunion Gallery Felixstowe, 142 Gallery Felixstowe and as a member of Woodbridge, Felixstowe and Ipswich Art Societies exhibits with them.
Dorothy admires Matisse, Cezanne, Bonnard, the Italian Futurists and Aboriginal art.