A self-taught artist, Hodder has exhibited widely around Ireland and also at the Royal Academy in London. In 2015 she won the Republic of Ireland award for the UK’s National Open Art Exhibition. She is a fellow of the Ballinglen Arts Foundation, served on the Board of the Sirius Arts Centre from 2000-2005, and in 2017 was invited to undertake a two month Artist in Residency at the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, which was grant aided by the Arts Council of Ireland.