I have recently relocated from Shropshire to Leicestershire where I live with my partner and our dogs Kevin and Pig who are both Chow Chows.
I have been drawing and painting for over 30 years and taking commissions for over 20 years. My work is highly detailed and realistic using traditional methods but with a modern twist.
Since arriving on the professional scene in 2008, I’ve worked hard to capture and intrigue the art community. I gather much of my inspiration from personal experiences, the environment and cultures around the world.
Even though I create primarily for myself, my work has been well received by buyers and critics alike; a fact I don’t take lightly. If you would like to talk about working together, or if you have a specific project you would like to propose, please do not hesitate to contact me.
I have entered several many competitions, exhibiting as far away as London and New York and have won several awards for my portraits most recently winning the runner up prize a the Sock Gallery's open art competition in 2018.
2019 Overall winner, Sock Gallery open art, Loughborough
2018 Runner up prize, Sock Gallery open art, Loughborough
2014 Peoples Choice Award, Stafford Gatehouse gallery
2014 Peoples Choice Award, Weston Park Open Exhibition
2013 Peoples Choice Award Stafford Gatehouse gallery