Barbara received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Brigham Young University. She taught pastels at Bountiful Davis Art Gallery and oil painting at Michael's Arts and Crafts in Bountiful for a number of years. Her artwork has been shown in Utah, Idaho and Southern Wyoming.
Here you can see a few from her collection of paintings of Tonga, her home some 50 years ago. Barbara also has created paintings of wildlife, of mountain landscapes, of shells and of florals.