Trudi studied Art Foundation at Cheltenham Art College where she was awarded Distinction in drawing. She graduated with a 2.1 in Fine Art B.A (Hons) in 1999 from The Nottingham Trent University. During her degree she went on a 4 month exchange to the Royal Academy of Art, Den Haag, Holland where she took part in a group exhibition at the Royal Academy. Following her degree she trained as a Teacher of Art and Design (PGCE Art and Design) and spent 6 years teaching art in secondary schools, as well as working for the AQA exam board as a moderator and Visual Arts Author (Published as Trudi Dyer)
Trudi began running Adult Art Classes in 2005, alongside working in her studio. She was the Artist in Residence at St Michael’s Tower, Gloucester 2010 – 2013 where she ran art workshops and curated annual art exhibitions. She relocated to West Dorset 4 years ago and was instantly inspired by the beautiful rural landscape which she has been painting, drawing and photographing ever since. Trudi teaches weekly adult art classes in Dorset.
Trudi takes part in regular exhibitions and has accepted many private commissions. She is a member of Dorset Visual Artists group 'Interrogating' and Lyme Bay Artists.