Sydney received her Bachelor of Fine Arts Diploma from Red Deer College in 2012. She was then accepted into the Alberta College of Art + Design where she completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Painting with Honours. During her time at ACAD, Sydney was involved with a Student Gallery where she acted as Director to curate student shows.
Sydney has grown up loving and making art, and was greatly influenced by her mom. Since coming to Calgary in 2012, she has become involved in the Calgary Arts scene.