Adeline Rockett was born in Saskatchewan.  She received her Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of education at the University of Saskatchewan and received her Masters of Fine Art at the University of Alberta.  She has also spent time teaching at both Universities.  Rockett has had 41 solo exhibitions, a number of group exhibitions, and continued her education with Gallery Studies in London, Paris, Madrid and Barcelona.  She has won many awards and her work is included in several collections throughout Canada.