Daines is a painter currently working with oil on wood panel and canvas. Her thick painterly style and love of color lends itself to bold renderings within a gradient of semi to overtly representational work. She received her BFA in Painting from Caine School of the Arts. During this period she studied in Florence, Italy under Masri Haysaam enhancing her knowledge of art and its discourse. She currently lives and works in Salt Lake City, Utah.