Born in 1988 in Whittier, CA, Nora was raised amongst 8 siblings, 4 dogs, and an unspecified number of cats. 
In high school, Nora began a promising tattooing career, that ended by age 23 when she chose to pursue painting full-time. She is a classically trained figurative painter and sculptor, and has spent time working as a professional artist and muralist for companies such as Universal Studios, Adidas, Buick and Angel City Brewery.
Nora has thrived as an oil painter, exhibiting large works at prominent art fairs and exhibitions in Los Angeles, Miami, Las Vegas, San Francisco and Palm Springs, with works in private collections in the United States, Japan, Sweden, Canada, England, and Turkey. 
Nora currently lives and works out of her home studio in Los Angeles, CA.