Margaret Elliot was born in Wanganui and gained a BSc in Chemistry, followed by a Diploma of Fine Arts in Painting at the University of Canterbury.
She has exhibited throughout New Zealand in solo and group shows in both public and dealer galleries and has received several awards and grants, most notably the "Artists to Antarctica" Fellowship in 1998.
She has works in private and public collections both here and overseas. Margaret has taught art and craft courses at the CEC for over 30 years and enjoys sharing her enthusiasm for, and experience of, the art of drawing.
For more information visit: http://www.margaretelliot.co.nz