Andrea trained as a theatre, film & television set designer at Wimbledon School of Art, and went on to  study post grad Scenography at BIAD. 

Her freelance design work has included set and costume design, prop, puppet and model making, murals and illustration.

She has worked as a visiting artist/tutor in schools, a teacher and a workshop facilitator. Her love of theatre, storytelling and location inform her work, with her current base on the north Kent coast providing inspiration for her recent paintings.