Lou graduated from the Tasmanian university majoring in printmaking and drawing.She has had seven solo exhibitions, with the last two been held at Gatakers Artspace in Maryborough, and been involved in twenty three group exhibitions. Lou has exhibited extensively in Tasmanian and Queensland as well as other states with touring shows. She mostly works in pencil but also works in pastel, charcoal, painting, photography and sculpture. She has work in private collections and continues to do commission work for clients. Lou has lived on the Fraser Coast for almost twenty years and definitely call's it home.