I was born in Mainz, Germany.
In 1989 I started studying nursing and worked as a trained nurse for 16 years in several areas until 2007.
1998 - 2007
I worked in various design agencies in Germany as freelancer, from general advertising and designs up to sketching scenes for 3-D Enter-tainment-Games. The same time I studied Graphic Design at the Uni-versities Of Applied Science in Wiesbaden and Mainz. After a year's break I graduated with a first university degree in 2007.
2002 - 2005
Training for self-awareness and specific therapy techniques in Germany, which became a major part of my life and mindful living.
I moved to Ireland. The first 3 years I worked as In-House designer of a packaging company in Limerick. Since 2011 I am back in the health-care area working in a nursing-home additionally to my occupation as a Graphic-Designer.
I launched my label ‘nestbox’ illustration&design.
From 2007 until today
I have expanded my long-time passion for singing in performing jazz, contemporary and choral music.
2014 I banded together with jazz guitarist Rory Keane for our Duo 'THE MYSTERIOUS MR. VALENTINE'.
In 2017 I launched MY FAVOURITE HOUSE with guitarist Tom Ryan and pianist Michael Laffan to work on our own song material.
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