News and exhibition info


OPEN STUDIO 2017! On June 24 and 25, I will be having an Open Studio weekend. Opening hours: 1pm-6pm.

Highlights of 2016 –

  • Solo exhibition at Gallery Artemis, Cockermouth, 2 August – 10 September
  • Lake Artists Society Summer Exhibition, the Hall, Grasmere, 30 July – 7 September. My portrait ‘Striped Jumper’ shared the Youdells award for a work in oils or acrylics:

    Striped Jumper (oils 2016)

    Striped Jumper (oils 2016)

Highlights of 2015 –

  • construction of this new website – many thanks to Bang Your Drum!
  • setting up a facebook artist page
  • working and exhibiting with a group of Cumbrian artists to help set up Cumbria Printmakers, now at the Old Fire Station, Penrith
  • attending Andrew James’ portrait painting course, which was a stimulating and very enjoyable weekend
  • running portrait modelling workshops at Greystoke Cycle Cafe
  • and some portrait commissions, including this:
portrait of Elliot, oils, 2015

portrait of Elliot, oils, 2015