Deborah was born in Dundee and graduated in 1965 with BA (Hons) from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art. She has worked for both the National Trust for Scotland and Historic Scotland and is a former Exhibition Convenor with Dundee Art Society. She has produced commissions and collections for a number of large organisations, e.g. Wright Health Group, Marks and Spencer, Standard Life, and for various private collections worldwide.
Deborah is now a full-time painter in acrylics from her Woodhaven and Pittenweem studios