Ruthie studied at the College of Art and Design, Bristol, England, specialising in etching, silk painting, acrylic and pastels. She has been teaching art, craft and design for 12 years as well as having her own successful solo exhibitons.
As well as her figurative subjects, Ruthie's art reflects the many changing faces of the landscape, sea and flowers in a mixture of abstract and realism, with the emphasis on colour and atmosphere.
Her paintings are included in various private and corporate collections, including various private and corporate collections, including Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Liberty Asset Management, Merrill Lynch, LMPA Finance, and Fashion Developments.
Ruthie now spends part of the year living and painting from her home and studio in Adrigole, Beara. Co. Cork.
The Hungry Hill Gallery is delighted to represent and exhibit her work here in West Cork.