Telling Tales: Why unfinished stories are the beating heart of my Art Practice.

May. 22, 2020 by

Art, for me, is truly magical. Like music, it has that incredible ability to stir the deepest recesses of the soul without words. So how is it that a bit

Understanding the Cycles of Creativity

May. 18, 2020 by

Since lockdown I have enjoyed a burst of creative energy, with endless enthusiasm and ideas flowing, I have produced 16 finished paintings in less than 6 weeks. However, that creative

On the subject of inspiration…

May. 6, 2020 by

People often ask me where I get my ideas from. In reality, I don’t think they want a running account of every experience, every social or cultural influence, every holiday,

Covid-19: An opportunity for reflection.

May. 1, 2020 by

Before I begin I would like to say that I am writing this piece from my own perspective. We are all witnessing this Pandemic through the prism of our own

BIG Changes!

Oct. 10, 2018 by

Hello! Wow, what a few month’s it’s been! I have been furiously working to complete my MA, went on a wonderful artist’s retreat in the beautiful Polish countryside and I

The Moontree: A tale of midwinter

Dec. 11, 2017 by

Exciting news as this week saw the release of another new book! I completed the internal illustrations for The Moontree during my undergraduate degree, but I recently had a call

Newly published! Drefan and the Knucker Dragon.

Nov. 3, 2017 by

I am very proud to announce the publication of “Drefan and the Knucker Dragon”. I was invited to illustrate this super book by its author, D. J. Williamson. It is

Symposium Footage!

Sep. 18, 2017 by

I have had such a lovely weekend! Following an international call for papers, Saturday 16th September saw the long awaited symposium, which was held as a celebration of Arthur Rackham’s

WORKSHOPS AT BATEMAN’S – NATIONAL TRUST

Sep. 4, 2017 by

I’m very please to be running a series of workshops with he National Trust at Bateman’s this Autumn. Over six alternating weeks, you can spend some time with me exploring

Art Competition Winners Announced!

Aug. 23, 2017 by

I am pleased to say the winners of the Puck of Pook’s Hill Art Competition have been announced. It was a difficult judging process, so everybody who took part should