Moira Dedrick, orginally from a small village in Quebec, Canada, now resides in Toronto, where she attended university at U of T, and the Turks and Caicos Islands. Moira has studied life drawing, painting and portraiture at Studio Escalier in their studios in Paris and Argenton Les Vallee, France with Timothy Stotz and Michelle Tully. Prior to that she studied portraiture and landscape painting with Greg Hindle OCAD and landscape with John Joy in Canada. More recently she has studied animal portraiture with Jennifer Gennari. 

Her artwork has been exhibited in solo, local and national shows and her paintings hang in private collections and Inns in Ontario, Quebec, New York and the Turks and Caicos Islands. 

She is a member of the Portrait Society of Canada and the Portrait Society of America.