You can now purchase works direct from me using Paypal.
I'm very excited to have a new studio in The Malthouse, a new Space Invaders project in York. It's a converted warehouse now housing an arts centre, artists' studios, bar, food, workshops, theatre, etc.
Follow the link for details featured in the York Press.
Born in 1955 in London, now living in York, UK
First Class Hons BA in Ceramics
Central School of Art and Design, London 1977 to 1980
Foundation Course, Hornsey School of Art, London 1976-1977
My main career was as a ceramic artist for 30 years but over the last seven years I have focused on drawing and more recently abstract collages.
2014 to present
My collages are explorations of colour, juxtaposition and composition.
Made with hand-painted and found papers.
1980 to 2010
Hand built coil pots.
Commissioned to make ten pots for Bruce Oldfield, fashion designer
Commissioned by Tricia Guild of Designers Guild to design a range of pots for Next Interior that were mass produced.
Contemporary Applied Arts, London
Long Street Gallery, Tetbury
Bohun Gallery, Henley-on-Thames
Harwood Gallery, New Kings Road, London
Designers Guild, Kings Road, London
J K Hill Gallery
Anatol Orient, London
Chelsea Crafts Fair,London
Direct Design Show, London
Charlotte Henig Gallery, Germany
Craft Centre and Design Gallery, Leeds
1980 to 1984
Set up and ran a ceramics business decorating white china with torn colourful collage enamel transfer designs.
Worked with Sarah Grosse and Amanda Campbell-Gold.
2007 to 2010
Worked with Anne Hutchison to develop a subscription website for primary schools offering drawing projects, photo library and hundreds of art projects all linked to the National Curriculum.
Together with Anne Hutchison, set up and ran York Open Studios from 2002 to 2009 with many helpers. Now in its 17th year and run by a new committee.
2000 to 2012
Designed and ran numerous art projects working with clay in many York primary schools.