Audrey Barclay was born and raised in Niagara obtaining her Arts degree from the Art Instruction School in Minneapolis in 1982. She continued to study under various artists such as Paul Richard James Atelier in Hamilton for portraiture in oil and Shari Blaukoff of Montreal for watercolour. Audrey holds the position of President of the Parkway Artists’ Guild as well as a member of the Niagara Plein Air Artists and Riverbrink.
Audrey works in watercolours, acrylics and oils; painting landscapes as well as portraits. One of her current series is paintings on reclaimed old windows depicting the beauty and messages of nature. Her artworks have been exhibited at Niagara Falls Art Gallery, Exhibition Hall at the Niagara Falls Butterfly Conservatory, Rosberg Gallery in Niagara Falls Library, Rotary Room in the Niagara-on-the-Lake Library Rotary Room and at the Niagara District Airport.