I was born in Nottingham and moved to Invergowrie at the age of fourteen. I have always loved creating, achieved my Queens Guide and was awarded art prizes at school
Having considered many options, I was keen to study and earn so chose a career in Nursing. I spent a few years in Aviemore as an Assistant Warden and studied Biotechnology at the University of Abertay.
When my son began school in 2002 I studied Fine Art and Fine Art Development in Dundee.
I continue to develop paintings in my studio at home. I enjoy this challenge.
I paint with watercolour.
I have been a Tutor of Art for over ten years, joining the staff at Forgan Arts Centre to teach ' Wonders of Watercolour ' in 2014 and also enjoy visiting other Art Societies to carry out Workshops and Presentations.
I am a selected artist member of Paisley Art Institute, a member of ART 309 and the SKETCHBOOK group
I am pleased to have had work selected for ' Artists of the Year ' exhibitions at The Mall Galleries in London and hung with the Royal Society of Scottish Painters in Watercolour in The Royal Scottish Academy Building this year. Recent work has been selected for International and National Online Exhibitions including the Society of Women Artists Annual Open Exhibition and Mini Watercolour, Kyiv.
2008 - First Prize - Non Professional ( The Scottish National Open Art Competition) SNOAC Angus College, Arbroath
2010 - The James Morrison Cup, Dundee Art Society
2010 - Shortlisted - The Ken Bromley Cover Competition
2012 - Prize Winner - The Artist category, Best of Britain painting Competition. The Artist /Leisure Painter Magazine
2014 - Accepted for Artist Membership of Paisley Art Institute - Artist Member PAI
2015 - Shortlisted - The Ken Bromley Cover Competition
2016 - Final Shortlist - Artist and Illustrator - Artists of the Year 2017
2017 - Final Shortlist - Artist and Illustrator - Artists of the Year
2020 - Highly Commended Artist - Visual Arts Open 2020
March 2014 - DERWENT Cumberland pencil company - ' Artwork using Derwent Colour Collection '
2011 - present - Derwent Artist
Sep 2014 - present - WONDERS OF WATERCOLOUR TUTOR - Forgan Arts Centre, Fife
Feb 2017 - present - ART TUTOR - The James Hutton Institute, Invergowrie
2008 The SNOA Competition, Kinblethmont Gallery, Arbroath
2009 - 19 The Meffan Winter Exhibition, Forfar
2010 RSW 130th Annual Exhibition, The RSA Building, Edinburgh
2011 PAI Scottish Drawing Competition, Paisley
2012 RSW 132nd Annual Exhibition, Edinburgh, The RSA Building, Edinburgh
2012 PAI 124th Annual Exhibition, Paisley
2012 RGI 151st Annual Exhibition, Glasgow
2013 PAI 125th Annual Exhibition, Paisley
2014 RSW 3rd Open Annual Summer Exhibition, Forfar
2014 PAI 126th Annual Exhibition, Paisley
2015 RSW 134th Annual Exhibition, Edinburgh, RSA Building, Edinburgh
2015 RSW 4th Open Annual Summer Exhibition, Ayr
2015 PAI 127th Annual Exhibition, Paisley
2016 RSW 5th Open Annual Exhibition, Forfar
2016 PAI 128th Annual Exhibition, Paisley
2017 RSW 136th Annual Open Exhibition, The RSA Building, Edinburgh
2017 Artists of the Year 2017, The Mall Galleries, London
2017 PAI 129th Annual Exhibition, Paisley
2017 RSW 6th Open Annual Summer Exhibition, Milngavie
2017 PAI Scottish Drawing Competition, Paisley
2018 Artists of the Year 2018, The Mall Galleries, London
2018 Fabriano in Acquarello 2018, Fabriano, Italy
2018 PAI 130th Annual Open Exhibition, Paisley
2018 RSW 7th Open Summer Exhibition, Forfar
2018 RSW 138th Open Annual Winter Exhibition, The RSA Building, Edinburgh
2019 PAI 131st Annual Open Exhibition, Paisley
2019 RSW 139th Open Annual Exhibition, The RSA Building, Edinburgh
2020 Fabriano in Acquarello 2020, Fabriano, Italy - Online
2020 PAI 132nd Annual Online Exhibition
2020 3rd International Festival of Mini Watercolour, Kyiv - Online
2020 SWA 159th Online Open Exhibition
2020 VAS Members Winter Exhibition - Online
Since 2010 I have also exhibited work in Galleries, group, mixed and solo exhibitions
2011 - 19 Perthshire Open Studio Event, Liz Dulley Studio, Invergowrie
2016 ' Inspired in Japan ' - The University of Dundee Botanic Gardens Gallery
2017 ' MORE Inspired in Japan ' - The University of Dundee Botanic Gardens Gallery
2018 ' Blossom in Japan ' - The University of Dundee Botanic Gardens Gallery
2019 ' Journey in Japan ' -The University of Dundee Botanic Garden
2020 ' Travel in Japan ' - Online Exhibition with Virtual Gallery
2020 ' Studio Show 2020 ' - Including Lockdown Collection - Liz Dulley Studio
SNOAC Prize winner - ' Turkish Delight ' watercolour - D&A College archives, Arbroath
June 2019 - That's TV Scotland - ' Journey in Japan ' Solo Exhibition
Anthology Book - Our Botanic Garden, A Place to Bloom Friends of the University of Dundee Botanic Garden page 10 - ' All around the Garden ' page 95 - ' Ripples '