Fran was born and raised in Regina. She has been involved in the art field for over 25 years through various gallery events, artist guilds, solo shows, commissioned works and personal projects. Fran’s mediums include: watercolors, acrylics, inks, original design porcelain and ceramic sculptures. Her work has been recognized at a number of events such as the Exhibition Association and The South Saskatchewan Ceramic Association. Her limited edition sculptures (8 designs of 50), were commissioned by the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Other Saskatchewan related original works have been presented to dignitaries abroad.
For several years, Fran taught watercolor and acrylic classes at Michaels Crafts, but now offers her own workshops and classes for smaller groups.