Over the years I have been lucky to be involved in various art residencies in the UK and abroad. Also from time to time I’ve come up work based on an overall theme which sit together.
Details of residences and exhibtions I’ve been involved in can be seen here.
Painted frame series
A new series of images not constrained by the frame
Mural at East Winds Hotel, St Lucia
Spending a couple of weeks at a luxury hotel in the Caribbean painting a mural sounds like a dream commission and in many ways it was. In 2017 I illustrated a nature guide for the EastWinds Hotel in St Lucia and when the owners decided to re vamp the entrance to the...
Wallasea Island Residency
Wallasea Island Wild Coast Project SWLA Artists Residencies Wallasea island lies in the Thames Estuary to the south of Burnham-on-Crouch in Essex. The RSPB have created a nature reserve from scratch on the site creating a new salt marsh and lagoon habitat in what...
Artists for Nature Foundation – Bringing the Dead Sea to Life
In March 2017 I took part in a eleven day field trip to Israel and Jordan with over twenty brilliant international artists, writers and musicians. The purpose of the trip was to publicise the perilous state of the Dead Sea, the lowest place on earth which is rapidly...
Robert Gillmor Award
The Society of Wildlife Artists asked me to create a piece of ceramic work as an award for Robert Gillmor, which was a great honour.
In the first lockdown I took to setting off on cycle rides when it all got too much for me; a dose of fresh air and exercise invariably lifting the gloom. The spring of 2020 was exceptionally sunny and warm and I got into the habit of strapping a sketchbook onto the...