Belinda was born and raised in London, England and moved to the Bay Area in 1989 where she started her art career. In her mixed media and collage paintings she uses acrylic paints and various types of papers. These papers include but are not limited to hand made and Japanese papers.Her love of texture,pattern,shape and color are reflected in her figurative paintings and semi abstract cityscapes. Her paintings have won numerous awards in local,National and Statewide shows. She is a member of the professional artist's group known as Allied Artists West and a signature member of The International Society of Acrylic Painters. Her paintings can be seen at Gallery 24 where she has been exhibiting her work for the last 5 years.