Libby trained as an architect with a First Class Degree at the Bartlett School, UCL and Diploma at Cambridge University.

She won the first Geoffrey Jellicoe Landscape Architecture Scholarship to the British School in Rome and the subsequent collection of paintings was exhibited by Pfizer at their headquarters in the UK and New York. The 25 paintings were then bought by the Bank of America who commissioned a second 'Thames' collection for their European HQ at Canary Wharf.

Libby has had work chosen for two RA Summer Exhibitions.

Libby has worked as an architect and completed the Society for the Protection of Ancient Builidings Lethaby Scholarship, a practical scholarship in building conservation. She now works freelance and undertakes private commissions.