Claire is a graduate of Glasgow School of Art. Combining her love of painting, travel and the natural world she encounters amazing wildlife and wild places – Antarctica, The Galápagos Islands, Outback Australia, the Caribbean, St Kilda, Kenya and India. An elected member of RSW (Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour) she exhibits widely throughout the UK. She has won several awards including RSW Council Award and category winner at the Wildlife Artist of the Year competition. She lives and works in Perth, Scotland.