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The Artist

  • Studied at Lowestoft School of Art and St Martins College of Art, London
  • Taught at St. Albans, Luton and Watford. Senior Lecturer at Alsager College of Education,Cheshire.
  • Opened Art Gallery in Chester. Retrained in Art Restoration. Restored for museums, art galleries and private customers for 20 years.
  • Developed programme of private courses in Restoration that ran for 15 years drawing students from all over the world.
  • Guild Commended Framer
  • 6 dvds, 9 videos and 4 books published on Restoration and Framing.
  • Numerous articles published in both Art and Antique magazines on various aspects of painting, printmaking and restoration.
  • Throughout working career continued painting in Oils and Watercolours then concentrated completely on painting from 1999 onwards.
  • Developed interest in printmaking at Gainsboroughs House Print workshop (Wood and Lino cut) Sudbourne Printmakers (etching) and Curwen Press (lithography)
  • 2001 1st solo exhibition in Southwold.
  • Exhibited in solo and joint exhibitions every year from 2002 at Aldeburgh Gallery, Aldeburgh Cinema Gallery, Peter Piers Gallery Aldeburgh and Southwold.
  • Work on show at Snape Maltings Gallery, Buckenham Gallery, Southwold and Gainsboroughs House, Sudbury.
  • Subjects for Paintings include East Coast Landscapes and Seascapes, natural forms direct from life in Watercolour, Acrylic and Gouache.
  • Subjects for Prints include animal and birds, plant forms and genre.

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