looking back to a painting from last year..

April 1, in on paper 120 x 120cm

April 1, ink on paper, 120 x 120cm

Drawing with Water, 7-8 September 2019, British Library London

Drawing with Water, 7-8 September 2019, British Library London


Delighted to have been invited to teach this two day course at the British Library to coincide with their amazing Leonardo exhibition, see link for full details


Off to Atlanta

This one is off to Atlanta, Georgia


China 2017

In September I have been invited on a residency to Guangxi Province in south-west China and will also be in Beijing.I am really grateful to the Arts Council for backing this adventure and to Guangxi Art Institute for inviting and supporting me.During my time there, nearly three weeks, I’ll be travelling with a Chinese and Taiwanese artist (and a translator!) into the countryside of Guangxi Province  as well as spending time at the Art School of Guangxi Province, giving a presentation on my work and meeting other artists.Time in Beijing will be spent on research and development for my practice, exploring historical and contemporary practice in ink and watercolour on paper and meeting with galleries and artists.

I plan to keep a blog while I’m away, Chinese internet allowing!If you’d like to sign up for an email feed to the blog, I promise to keep entries brief and not to inundate you, please sign up on the 'contact' page of this website.


RCA Secret 2017


I sent off my two cards, preview party this week, all for a great cause

working on my dot series   

working on my dot series


Galerie Vitrine 65, Paris

Really excited about showing with this great gallery in Paris, Group Show in November and Solo Show May 2018

Paris Croissant

Earlier in the summer I was commissioned by Paris Baguette to produce work for the facade design of their new flagship store. It will be installed late August/September 2016, here's evidence of the design and planning during my visit to the head offices in Seoul in July...

Shopping bag and cake box!   

Shopping bag and cake box!


playing with the design in Seoul offices, July 2016

playing with the design in Seoul offices, July 2016

Elements of a Dutch Seascape, Dulwich Picture Gallery, 5 Tuesday mornings from 15 November-13 December, 2016

Please join me at Dulwich Picture Gallery for this new course. Taking inspiration from the Adrian Van de Velde, Dutch master of Landscape exhibition, as well as the permanent collection, this practical course will study a range of Dutch Seascapes and consider different elements such as light, distance, contrast, skies and atmosphere as we create our own seascapes using a variety of media and scale. Suitable for all levels.

For more information , http://www.dulwichpicturegallery.org.uk/whats-on/practical-art-adults/2016/november/elements-of-a-dutch-seascape/

Contemporary Watercolours on the Foreshore, Fulham Palace, 11 June 2016

I have been invited to lead this course at Fulham Palace, where we will take full advantage of the Palace’s riverside location. We'll work on the foreshore when the tide permits and then create more work using watercolours, ink and found objects inspired by the movement and flow of the river. Everyone welcome, booking essential.


The Artist in the Urban Landscape, National Gallery, London, July 9 &16, 2016

Join me and artist Aliki Braine for this course in July.

 From Renaissance altarpieces to the contemporary practice of George Shaw, we will explore how the urban landscape has been interpreted by artists.On this two week workshop, create your own paintings and drawings of the city, exploring the urban environment from the mundane to the majestic.


one of my favourite places to paint, North Greenwich,London   

one of my favourite places to paint, North Greenwich,London