Born in Regina, Saskatchewan in 1951, Teresa now resides in Calgary, Alberta. She received her B.ED. in English and Drama at the University of Regina in 1974, where after she took Lithography (1980) and Hand Papermaking (1982) at the Banff School of Fine Arts. Teresa has also received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (1981) from the University of Regina, to later complete her Master of Fine Arts (1983) at the University of Calgary.
Teresa’s work has been displayed in many solo, two-person and group exhibitions. She has received many awards including the Alberta Culture Project Grant (1992 & 1985) and the Canada Council Project Grant (1986). Teresa’s work is in numerous public and private collections.