Conway grew up in Richmond, Virginia. She studied Art for 2 years in university before changing her major. After raising her children, she began taking classes and workshops in pastel, drawing and watercolors. She has been exploring watercolor for several years. Last summer she attended a Mary Whyte workshop in portrait painting. She's taken classes primarily at TCC in Portsmouth, in Deltaville, Virgina with Kathleen Noffsinger and several at the Bay School Community Arts Center in Mathews, Virgina. She currently exhibits with and is a member of the RAL, Rappahannock Art Center in Kilmarnock, Virginia and the Southside Artists Association in Chesapeake, Virginia. Conway also exhibits at the Bay School Art Center in Mathews, Virginia. She is a new member of the Chesapeake Bay Watercolorist.