Linda spent 28 years as an art director for various advertising agencies, during which she won numerous local and international awards for creative excellence. 9 years as a lecturer in art direction at the AAA School of Advertising followed. Linda completed a master’s degree (cum laude) in fine arts at UJ where she was awarded the Chancellor’s medal for the most meritorious master’s study in the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture for 2017. Linda is Johannesburg based and practices as a full-time artist specializing in drawing, printmaking and mixed media investigating Afrikaner female identity within an historic context. She is a multi-talented, award- winning, full-time artist living in Johannesburg. She specializes in drawing, printmaking and mixed media, through which she investigates the Afrikaner female identity within a historic context.