Heather studied illustration and graphic design at Sheridan College and the Ontario College of Art and Design in Toronto. She worked as a storyboard and layout artist, art director and a graphic designer before coming back to her first love, illustration.
Heather worked solely as a professional illustrator for 16 years before once again combining her skills as a graphic designer with her love of illustration.
Her work has been commissioned internationally for use in advertising, packaging and the publishing industry.
Heather lives in Toronto with her husband and son.