Rosalind Forster was born in London in 1948. She studied in London and at the Machester College of Art and design studying graphic design.
She worked for several years in London in the field of graphic design before moving to Derbyshire where she worked as a freelance artist. In 1979 Rosalind Forster established her own print workshop.
Her work has been exhibited widely in the UK and particularly in Australia where she has travelled extensively. One-man shows have icluded the Philip Bacon Gallery Brisbane, Richard King Gallery Sidney, Buxton Museum Derbyshire and at The Manor House Ilkley Yorkshire which was part of the Bradford Print Biannale. Her work is held in the collections of Derbyshire Museum Leicester County Council Derbyshire County Council and Manchester Council and also in private collections in the UK, W. Germany, Australia and USA.