PORTFOLIO SHOWCASE

Exhibitions & Events


NOV - 2018 - Chester Arts Centre POP UP shop - shared exhibition space with 4 other local artists


MAY - 2018 - Chester Arts Centre - public gallery display in main gallery and 'POP UP' exhibition


JUN - 2017 - Centre MK - HANDMADE & VINTAGE WEEKEND EVENT - Joint Exhibition with Liisa Clarke


JUN - 2016 - Milton Keynes Central Library - INTERPLAY OF THE UNCANNY - Joint Exhibition with Shelly Wyn-De-Bank


MAR - 2016 - Christ the Cornerstone Church Gallery, Milton Keynes - TRANSIENT TALES - Joint Exhibition with Shelly Wyn-De-Bank


FEB - 2016 - Stantonbury Campus Gallery, Milton Keynes - TRANSIENT NATURE - Solo Exhibition


FEB - 2016 - Mall Galleries, London - COLUMBIA THREADNEEDLE PRIZE with 'Flown'


JUN - 2015 - Milton Keynes Central Library - "FANFARE" for Bucks Open Studios - Group Exhibition


JUN - 2015 - Kiln Farm, Milton Keynes - "TRANSIENT NATURE" for Bucks Open Studios - Group Exhibition


JAN - 2013 - Silbury Campus Gallery, Milton Keynes – “PERSONA” – Group Exhibition


JUL - 2013 - SAA ARTIST OF THE YEAR AWARDS, Business Design Centre, London with 'Les'


APR - 2011 - XHIBIT at Priory House, Chicksands, Bedfordshire - Solo Exhibition


MAR - 2010 - Castle Quay Weekender, Bedford – 'POP T'ARTS' Pop-Up Gallery – Group Exhibition


OCT - 2010 - Eagle Gallery, Bedford - “ON THE EDGE” Group Exhibition


SEP - 2009 - The Purple Poppy Gallery – Ampthill – Solo Exhibition



Awards & Achievements


2015 - Selected to exhibit for the Columbia Threadneedle Prize 2016 Exhibition at the Mall Galleries in London.


2012 – Winner of the Best Professional in the Portrait or Figure Category in the SAA Artist of the year competition for my portrait ‘Les'. Plus, Commendation for my painting 'Saturday'.



Publications


2016 - The Federation of British Artists, Columbia Threadneedle - Figurative Art Today Exhibition Catalogue


2014 – Artists and Illustrators Magazine feature of my painting ‘Jacqueline in the Sunroom’ in the July edition


2014 – SAA Desk Diary – feature of my winning entry ‘Les’


2010 – Artists and Illustrators Magazine feature of my painting ‘Saturday’ in the October edition



Teaching


2018 - 2020 - 10 week courses a rolling programme every Wednesday afternoon at Vicars Cross Community Centre


2016 - Four morning drawing, print, metalpoint and mixed media workshops called 'Walking the Line' as part of a pilot project with Shelly Wyn-De-Bank


2015 - Six one to one sessions teaching painting and drawing and portraiture


2010 - 2013 – A range of one day workshops for the Cosgrove Art Group


2011 to 2012 – Portraiture Workshops for Artworks MK (now known as Milton Keynes Art Centre)


2010 – Devised and delivered two, 10 week Life Drawing courses in Harlington, Bedfordshire in support of gaining a teaching qualification in the Lifelong Learning Sector (CTTLS) Passed at Level 4


2007 - 2009 – Devised and delivered two, 10 week beginners drawing courses called ‘Can’t Draw, Won’t Draw’ in Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire




Certificates


City & Guilds CTLLS Level 4 Certificate to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector


National Diploma BTEC in Graphic Design - Distinction Pass


Certificate of Higher Education - Arts & Humanities, Open University - 160 credits


Art Foundation Diploma - Merit Pass


curriculum vitae