Ira feels fortunate to fill her days teaching and making art.
She has a BFA in art, postgrad diploma in teaching and currently studying for my Masters in art ARA, and as an educator for National Geographic.
She is also a trained educator for GOLDEN paints of New York. She has a Civic and NZer of the year awards, for being a local community hero through her art.
Ira created the Shackleton penguin.