Beryl has cerebral palsy and has been interested in art since she was a shild. Beryl was improving her mouth-painting techniques at art school when a teacher encouraged her to approach MFPA and as a result, she became a Student Member in 1980. She has also completed the School Certificate and is doing the Higher School Certificate at technical college. Portraits are Beryl's favourite subject and she lives in the western suburbs of Sydney.
Date of birth: 12.03.1964
Scholarship holder since: 01.09.1980