A huge thank you to everyone who visited and supported my recent solo exhibition, ‘Enclosure Acts’ at Sou’-Sou’-West Contemporary Arts Gallery in Symondsbury. It was a tremendous success, with eight original paintings sold, plus lots of limited edition prints, coasters and hand-made cards. There have also been resulting commissions and three pieces (‘Around Colmers Hill’,…Details
Big news from the winter season is that my artwork appeared on television! On Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year, Series 7, Episode 4 (now free to air, Freeview Channel 11). I was selected to be a Wildcard artist, and the episode was filmed last summer. A special highlight was being interviewed by Tai…Details
It has been a great summer and it is truly fabulous to be able to see art IRL (in real life) again! Pieces from my Enclosure Act series have sold over the summer, and also been exhibited at Sou Sou West, Symondsbury and part of the Summer Exhibition at Artizan Gallery, Torquay. I am involved…Details
Following the installation of my piece ‘Sea Breeze Blocks’ in Bridport Sculpture Trail (August 2020), which consists of five fish, carved from concrete breeze blocks, my response to the theme Restriction was with a smaller scale version (scale – when making fish, pun intended!). I created four carved fish, made from my chosen material, concrete…Details
Reducing a concrete block to 3cm x 4cm x 5cm Clayhill Arts and Correspondence Collective ‘Restriction’ Exhibition: 23 March (the anniversary of the first lockdown) to 6th April 2021. Inspired by Mail Art and by the restrictions many of us have experienced due to Covid-19, this exhibition features new work inspired by the theme of…Details
Am delighted that my work ‘Sea Breeze Blocks’ is part of Bridport Sculpture Trail, along the new Bridport Green Route. It is installed by Gundry Pond on the River Brit. ‘Sea Breeze Blocks’ is a sculptural statement on the heritage and future of fishing along our local coastline. The piece asks us to make a…Details
My piece ‘Daydreamer’ in the window for The Gallery, Symondsbury’s ‘Natural Forms’ exhibition in August 2020. Fantastic to see it there – not easy to photograph..!
My jewellery range is now available at Artyfacts, in St Michael’s, Bridport, priced from £14.50 – £19.50. ‘Unique’ is an overused word, but that’s what each piece is! Locally-sourced driftwood jewellery, treated using the Japanese ‘Shou Sugi Ban’ technique. Each piece has travelled and turned. Like every one of us, it carries its own story,…Details
Created as a result of studying the implications of the Enclosures Act, I was moved to make this landscape. The edgier vibe reflects my emotional response to this moment in history.
Give yourself a day of liberating creativity to boost your well-being in the truly wonderful gardens of Devon Sculpture Park. I’m really excited to be hosting Creative Wellbeing Retreat Days at the beautiful Devon Sculpture Park (near Exeter), with gardens designed by Capability Brown! It’s an amazing place to recharge, relax and create. The retreat…Details