Liana Els attended Pro Arté Alphen Park during the period 1991 to 1995 and Matriculated as an Art Major with a distinction in all of her Art Subjects (Sculpture, Printing, Drawing and History of Art).


In 1996 she enrolled for a degree in Architecture from the University of Pretoria. In 2000 she completed her studies and received her B. Arch degree with Honors.


Liana only took up painting and attended Art Classes with Anna Carien Goossen in 2011. Initially her medium of work was Acrylic Paint, but she changed her medium to oil in 2015. Her work was chosen for the Upcoming Artists People's Choice Awards in 2015 and she went through to the final.


Her philosophy about art:
ART is when you hear a knocking from your soul... and you answer.