Lighten Up

For two nights in November 2012 Guildhall Square in Southampton was transformed by the performance project Lighten Up where drawings from Ipads were projected onto buildings using Tagtool software. I was thrilled to be asked to collaborate with Vivid … Continue reading

Southampton City Gallery and Vivid Arts

Here are the final jigsaws available to view at The City Art Gallery. Read Below for the story of how they came to life.                 Five screen-prints that have been commissioned by Southampton City … Continue reading

Travel Sketchbooks

Seems an age ago now that we set off for Switzerland in our trusty T4 camper van. We had three weeks, first we had to get to Switzerland and then we were going to drive to the South of France. … Continue reading

More Olympics 2012

Braved the weather yesterday to watch the Showjumping in Greenwich Park. What a fab venue, right by the river. we were at the  top of the stadium with breathtaking views of the city old and new. Got a bit scary … Continue reading

London Olympics 2012

Really enjoying being in East London and enjoying the great Olympic buzz. Visited the stadium  and was watching it happen when  Helen Glover and Heater Stanning stormed to victory to win the first rowing gold of the Olympics, then the … Continue reading

Invisible Bridges Private View

Phoenix Gallery, Brighton Preview evening, 13th July 6-9pm Exhibition 14th July-12th August This exhibition showcases a breadth of different work by 14 artists commissioned to produce a unique response to the English and Galician texts by writer and performer Xelís … Continue reading

East End Fashion Show

Got to draw backstage and on the front row at the Graduate Solent Fashion strutted their stuff in fantastically crafted clothes and expertly applied  make- up  and  hair, not forgetting the stylists who also did a brilliant job. The venue … Continue reading

Xel’is de Toro Invisible Bridges

Have just finished three artworks for  texts by the Galician writer Xel’is de Toro  for his book Invisible Bridges funded by The Arts Council. I chose two texts which I have pasted below. The mood of his writing is intensely … Continue reading

The Poetry Society

Exhibiting new work at the Poetry Society in Covent Garden produced to Celebrate the birthday of Edward Lear with a selected group of artists, due to open in May. The brief was to produce work  ” In the spirit of … Continue reading

Beautiful Interiors

Here are some photo’s of a window painted in December to celebrate the Festive season at Beautiful Interiors in Walthamstow Village. We decided on a kitsch winter woodland scene This coincided with a group show of  East End Illustrators in … Continue reading