Faye was born in Perth, WA, and moved to NSW after graduating in Graphic Design and Fine Arts. Since then she has produced award winning illustrations for a broad range of clients across the editorial, merchandising, fashion and textiles industries. She is noted on the hugely successful calligraphic brush illustrations that she produced for Weiss during the 1980’s. She combines a lifelong interest in visual arts books, writing and illustration in her work and exhibits regularly. Faye graduated from CSU with an MA with distinction in illustration and drawing in 2012. She has lived in Katoomba since 1990.