Tara is a graduate of the Crafts and Design program at Sheridan College in Ontario and has been working clay for over 20 years.
Tara earned an Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Studies, Urban and Regional Planning, from the University of Waterloo and has worked as a professional planner and policy advisor in the public sector
Tara has received several awards and recognitions for her work including the City of Hamilton Art Award for Fine Craft. She has permanent installations in the Archives of Ontario at York University, and the Crafts and Design wing of Sheridan College and her work is part of the Permanent Collection of the Art Gallery of Burlington.
Tara was a Founding Board Member for AllSorts Gallery on Ottawa Street in Hamilton, is on the organizing committee for the successful annual West Hamilton Artists Tour and is a former President of the Potters' Guild of Hamilton and Region.
Tara creates her work in downtown Toronto, Ontario.
Tara is also an aerialist specializing in silks and trapeze!