Jeanette Cayley was born and educated in Plymouth (where she was possibly the worst dinghy sailor in the world). She studied at Plymouth College of Art as a teenager but left for medical school in London. Jeanette has taken part in many exhibitions as well as one-woman shows in London and group shows in Oxford. Her work ranges from: oil, acrylic and watercolour painting; casting from terracotta; ceramics; wood engraving prints; to illustration in cartoon form or on fantasy themes. She is currently President of the Medical Art Society, a forum for health professionals who are actively engaged in the visual arts.