Originally from the south shore of Nova Scotia, Kelly grew up surrounded by ocean, rock and the sweet rich flora and fauna so prevalent to that coast. Fishing boats have always inspired her choice of colour and sense of whimsy. Kelly and her husband Andrew live in the village of Pugwash where the sea continues to inspire her deeply.
“I’m always looking for connections in life. If the work I do can emotionally connect someone to a time, a place or a person then its purpose is fulfilled and lives beyond me.”