Bonnie is a professional artist and fine arts educator specialising in water-based media. Her paintings reflect objects lost and again found throughout human history. Her most recent artwork utilises trade beads as subject matter as she explores concepts of globalisation and interconnection.
As an educator, Bonnie teaches students of all ages and experience levels. She has traveled widely, painting in many countries and has an extensive exhibition record. Bonnie is a member of the Artists of the Black Hills and came to the Art in the Algarve for the first time in 2017, from her home state of South Dakota in the U.S.A.