bio

School of life begins 1971

1990.91 BA Hons Architecture, Kent Institute or Art and Design
1992-93 Certificate Foundation Art, Winchester School of Art
1993-96 BA Hons Fine Art, Painting, University of Brighton
1995-96 Certificate in person centred counseling, Lewes College
1997.98 City and Guilds Furniture and Craft, Brighton College of Technology
2000.01 Certificate in Person Centred Art Therapy, Crawley College

Exhibitions

1996 : Mixed show, Midhurst gallery, Hampshire
1996 : B.A. Hons Degree Show, Brighton University
1997 : January/February mixed exhibition of small works, Compass Gallery, Glasgow
1997 : Glasgow Art fair (Compass Gallery stand), Glasgow
1998 : January/February mixed exhibition of small works, Compass Gallery, Glasgow
1998 : February, Three Woman show, Sussex Art Club, Brighton
1999 : January/February mixed exhibition of small works, Compass Gallery, Glasgow
1999 : September/October, Solo show, Emspace gallery, Sydney street , Brighton
2000 : February/March, OI Gallery, Sydney street , Brighton
2001 : Brighton Festival Artists Open Houses
2002 : Feria Artisan, Pampaniera, Alpujarras, Granada, Spain
2003 : June/February, Group Shows, Brighton Artist Gallery
2003 : work on sale through, John Green Fine Art, Glasgow
2005 : Glasgow Art Fair, John Green Fine Art
2008 : March, Group show, Lanjaron, Granada, Spain
2008 : June, Group show, Lanjaron, Granada, Spain
2009 : May,2 women show El Molino Benezalte, Orgiva, Spain
2010 : October, The Willow Restaurant, Totnes, Devon, U.k.
2013 : March, Jellyfish Gallery, Buckfastleigh, Devon
Works in the collections of Mr E R Corbally Staunton and the Sussex Arts club.
Works on sale in Galleries in Glasgow and Granada Spain.

Projects

1995   Designed, co-ordinated and led a week of art activities at St Anne’s School, Lewes, E Sussex
1996 : Designer of “Blackdog” greeting cards.
1999 : Set designer for Thespionage Theatre production of “Grief Encounter”, written by Paul Light at Komedia Brighton, Pavillion Theatre Brighton and the White Bear London.
1999 : Colourist for the 6 minute animation “Tally Bloody Ho!” by Millie Young. Commissioned by the South East Arts/Meridian. Broadcast on the 13th December 1999.1999 : Assistant Co-ordinator and visual artist for Greenpeace at Glastonbury festival, Pilton, U.K
2000 : Co-ordinator and production manager of multimedia campaign tent “Millie n Em dome” for Greenpeace at Glastonbury festival.
1998 – 2003 : Freelance artist with “Same sky”, (Community art company) for various projects. Working with schools and local communities in the South East of England including the Thames Festival London.
2003 – Present day, Expressive art workshops for personal development.
2005 : Technician for the production of “L’homme de la Manche” by Compagnie “Graine de la Vie”, Festival of Marionette, Grenoble and Blois, France.
2011- 2012: Muddy Mums launched in Devon, co-ordinator and workshop leader.
2011 : House-About, this is an eco play house for children which i have designed and built.
2011- to present day Transition Town Totnes, freelance artist, workshop leader and event curator. Eco homes event, transition streets, Totnes on the Move.
2012 Saturday creative club, Bridgetown, Totnes. For kids aged 5 and up.
2012 Kids corner in Leechwell gardens Totnes, co-ordinator and workshop leader.
2012 STR course, one day workshop Expressive Art and mindfulness with Jess Howarth for MIND Exeter
2012-2013 co-facilitator for Transition Town Totnes Arts Network
2013 -2015 volunteer and creative at The Restore Dartington, South Hams, Devon
2015 -2016 assistant project co-ordinator at The ReStore, Dartington, South Hams, Devon