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Video: 20mins Portrait Demo

I created a video in which I paint a self portrait in pastel. It is nearly 20 minutes long. I hope you will enjoy watching it. Click here to go to the video.

New Book Published

Large and beautiful coffee table book
I have published a large and luxurious coffee table book. It features my lace and fabric paintings. Hardcover, 50 pages. More info here

New Workshops for 2018 Added

New Workshops added for January – March 2018

I have added the new workshop schedule to my Workshops page.

Guest Post for Jackson’s Blog

Guest posting for Jackson’s

Art materials store Jackson’s asked me to prepare a copper plate for oil painting and write an article for their blog about it. Read all about it here.

Greeting Cards now Available

Greeting Cards & Christmas Cards

You can now buy greeting cards via my website. As a special celebratory introduction they are just priced at £1.50 until Christmas.

New Workshops Added

New Workshops added for November/January

I have added the new workshop schedule to my Teaching page.

Article in The Bark

Article on Dogs in 17th Century Dutch Art in US magazine

I have written an article for the American dog magazine The Bark on dogs in 17th century Dutch genre painting. Check out the Fall issue.

Royal Society of Miniature Painters

Royal Society of Miniature Painters, Sculptors and Gravers
Two miniatures have been selected for the annual exhibition of the  Royal Society of Miniature Painters. This is my first time exhibiting with them. More info here.

Workshops Delay

No Workshops for Now
15 Aug 2017
I am sorry but due to personal reasons I am not offering workshops this September. I will plan some in as soon as I can!

Feature Article

The Heroine’s Journey
I am honoured to have been invited to share my story on the Heroines Blog which is full of inspirational people. Read it here


RBSA Portrait Prize
27 July – 19 August 2017

My pastel portrait of Joshua will be exhibited at the RBSA Portrait Prize 2017. The fifth biennial ‘Portrait Prize’ exhibition aims to become one of the most prestigious outside London. Royal Birmingham Society of Artists.


Society of Women Artists
4-9 July 2017

The Guest has been selected to the annual exhibition of the Society of Women Artists. The SWA is a unique Society in that it has a rich mix of oil painters, water colourists, sculptors, printers and ceramicists.  Mall Galleries, London.  


Harley Open
24 June – 20 August 2017
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Open exhibition featuring a varied range of works from established as well as emerging artists at the Harley Gallery on the wonderful Welbeck Abbey estate. My painting Two Cushions will feature in this show.


Bath Society of Artists
20 May – 15 July 2017

Delighted to be able to show a painting in the Summer Show of the Bath Society of Artists this year. My painting The Tapestry will be exhibited from 20 May onwards at the Victoria Art Gallery in Bath.

Magazine Feature

Artists & Illustrators Magazine
December 2016
Artists & Illustrators Magazine
Art magazine  A&I’s Magazine  features my work in a 5–page article in their December issue. Read it here