Grace’s QEST scholarship enabled her to attend the Post Graduate Diploma Course in Scenic Art at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). She began her artistic training at Central Saint Martins with a Foundation course in Art and Design, followed by a BA Hons degree in Fine Art Painting from the Slade School of Fine Art, University College London.
Upon graduation from the Slade School she worked for a number of visual artists such as Gilliam Wearing, Barry Reigate, Gayle Chong Kwan, and Turner Prize winner, Mark Leckey. She has also gained worked experience in the decorative arts, set design, and has worked on several high profile theatre productions. Additionally she has worked as a set painter and assistant on fashion shoots for The Telegraph and The Financial Times, and has done decorative work throughout the UK and internationally.