Blog - Exhibitions - Events

Sharing moments of creative bliss, the big events in this artist's life and developing ideas and collections of work.

Raffle in aid of SSAFA

15/10/2018

Raising money for the Armed Forces charity ...more

Inspired by winter 2018

11/03/2018

Landscapes made stark by a blanket of snow. ...more

Beast from the East

28/02/2018

Snowy day in Yorkshire ...more

New work on show at Frame-Abel

07/01/2018

Great to get some new work up on the wall ...more

New Painting Finished

29/11/2017

The Long Mynd in Shropshire is my latest finished piece ...more

New painting started

02/11/2017

First session on my new painting ...more

Sketching day in the Lake District

29/07/2017

Beautiful Buttermere ...more

Award Winner

13/07/2017

Arboretum wins the 'Great Art' award in The Artist & Leisure Painter competition at Patchings ...more

The Dark Hedges

23/05/2017

All woodsy and whimsical ...more

Burghead Beach

09/05/2017

An evening visit to the beautiful Burghead beach on the Moray coast, Scotland ...more

Painting Selected for Exhibition!!

05/05/2017

I was thrilled to get a letter today accepting my painting 'Arboretum' for exhibition at the Patchings Festival later this summer. ...more

Competition Entry

01/03/2017

The Artist & Leisure Painter open competition 2017 ...more

Bucket List No. 1

07/03/2016

Spectacular Northern Lights display in Iceland ...more

Art Sales at the Puffin Festival, Amble

25/04/2014

Come and see me at the Art & Craft fair on May 28th!!! ...more

BIO - the exhibition was AMAZING!!

18/11/2012

The BIO exhibition took place as planned - and was a roaring success! ...more

BIO - the exhibition!!!

02/08/2012

Exciting Autumn Exhibition - 29th September 2012 at the According to McGee gallery on Tower Street in central York opposite Clifford's Tower ...more

Photography on Show

04/05/2012

Photographs on show at The Chequers Inn, Bilton in Ainsty, York ...more

A misty, murky November

19/11/2011

Mid November sees us wreathed in mist and fog across Yorkshire. It would be easy to abandon the camera due to 'poor light' - but actually, I think the world can be very attractive in this weather. The oranges and yellows have a softer tone to them, and when taken with a long exposure they seem to glow in a slightly 'Middle Earth' kind of way . . . . ...more

New Photographer

13/11/2011

I have been painting pictures since I was at school, and now at the grand old age of 35 have recently branched out into photography as a means to record what I see around me in 'The Wider Landscape' ! ...more