Helen obtained an Arts degree, majoring in English, from the University of Queensland in 1975. After taking a Graduate Diploma in Education at the North Brisbane College of Advanced Education, she spent several years teaching. With a long-time interest in cityscapes and lifestyles, Helen has recently completed a Masters degree in Urban and Regional Planning.
A Taste of Toronto
In A Taste of Toronto, Hetty Blythe captures the many faces of this vibrant metropolis in a series of superb sepia sketches. Her portraits of Toronto landmarks are fleshed out by Helen Duckworthâ€™s lively commentary on the city and its people. And because Torontonians love good food, A Taste of Toronto presents a sampling of some 50 great Toronto recipes, many courtesy of the fine restaurants where you may enjoy these taste delights. Bon Appetit!
A winner of seven art awards, Hetty is a graduate in Fine Arts from the South Australian College of the Arts. Hetty majored in painting and since graduating from college has led an active and successful career as a freelance artist and designer. She has also spent many years teaching painting, drawing, design, and etching. Hetty's talents are currently being applied to writing and illustrating a book on design.