Autumn collection of paintings now available

I am releasing a series of small oil paintings on panel that I have produced in my new studio from the end of summer.  They respond to one of my favourite subjects, the changing season, its colourful display and  that sense of time passing; possibly holding clues as to how nature can be a source of comfort in these times.  My walks near where I live in Marple, and the Peak District and the garden, which is more like a wilderness, provides me with all the material I need sometimes to paint from what I know and see and appreciate. …

November Manc of the Month

As a proud Mancunian it is a great honour to be November’s featured artist with Cotton On MCR.   Cotton On MCR is the go-to website for Manchester’s art scene and you can read my interview with Domino here.

At the moment I’m working on my professional practice with Mark Devereux Projects‘ Studio Book programme.  Throughout this eight week course, I along with eleven other artists from around the UK and internationally have been learning about how to talk about our work, approaching our artists statement creatively, financially supporting our practice, mentorship and  much more.  In addition to Mark’s tutorials on Zoom we have organised peer group sessions in which we look at each others work to help to build a sort of dictionary or language around the work.  This has been just as interesting as the taught sessions. …