P.J. grew up in Minnesota and pursued her art education in Minnesota, England, Italy and Florida, earning a Masters Degree of Fine Art from Florida State University while on scholarship there.
Her work was featured in several publications for art exhibits in Chicago, Boca Raton, Omaha, Minneapolis, Dallas and Buffalo. P.J. has won awards around the country.Currently, she lives and works in Leesburg, Florida where she is assisted in creative endeavors by her husband and partner R.J. Commerford.