Doris was born in the small town of Shawinigan, Quebec, Canada. In 1989, met and married her husband Tom Casey and moved to the United States, where she was introduced to pyrography by leading Canadian and American artists. She immediately fell in love with the art form and ever since has continued to master it while developing her own style. Consequently Doris has begun teaching pyrography, takes pride in passing on the love of pyrography to the next generation, and has become a mentor to many of her students. Doris is the recipient of numerous awards in Pyrography including “Best of Show” . In addition to Pyrography, she enjoys photography, designing and making jewelry which allows her to expand her vision and creativity and shows her versatility.