Studied Fine Art at Leicester College of Art & Design,

Leicester UK.  In June 2003 she was elected as a member of the

Royal Society of British Artists and in March 2004 was elected as a member of the Pastel Society UK.

She has been exhibiting annually with both societies at the Mall Galleries, London since 2001. Was awarded the Willi

Hoffmann-Guth award at the Pastel Society UK 104th Annual Exhibition, The Mall Galleries, London for colour and light.

Lives in Sandwich, Kent. Walking alone with her English Setter gives her the inspiration for her paintings,  which show  her affinity with open spaces colour and light.

Cheryl has been elected as President-Elect of The Pastel Society UK to take over from John Ivor Stewart on 2nd July 2012.