Rosslyn Berot-Burns was born in Trinidad and currently lives and works in Toronto. She works mainly in oil paints but also paints in watercolour and acrylics. Rosslyn received her diploma from the Ontario College of Art and Design in 1991. In her fourth year she was awarded the W.O. Forsythe award for Drawing and Painting.
Since graduating she had participated in many solo and group exhibitions. Rosslyn continues to reflect her West Indian heritage in both theme and colour.