Genevieve Bartels-Fahey has come to the visual arts later in her life. Following a career in the scientific and cultural sectors she now has the time to persue a long held interest. Throughout her life she has had always engaged in some sort of craft enjoying the process of creating such items gives. Over the past few years she has undertaken short courses in painting and drawing exploring various media including arcylic, watercolour, ink, pastels and mixed media. More recently she has started a Certificate IV in Visual Arts.
Genevieve has had a few works in the annual Springdale Artists exhibitions, held in the Drysdale Community Hall in 2018 and 2019 as well as in the exhibitions, curated by Annette Playsted, in the Drysdale Village Medical Centre in 2018.