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Bournemouth and Poole Art College, Bournemouth, 1991-1993.

Highfields Art College, Huddersfield, 1989-1991.

Greenhead College, Huddersfield, 1988-1989

Royds Hall High School, Huddersfield, 1983-1988.


Studio Groups

Ascot Studios, Ribchester. 2007 - 2009

Beaver Works Studios, East Street Arts, Leeds. 2000 - 2006

East Street Studios, East Street Arts, Leeds.  1996- 2000

Corporate Work

 A series of Oil Paintings commissioned by Lawrence Tring Architects for Sir Titus Salt restaurant/bar, Bradford, 1999.


Lancashire Times 2020.

Live Magazine 2019.

Whats Happening in Chorley 2019.

Leeds Guide 2004.

Leeds Guide 2003.

Art Review 1999.

Galleries Guide 1999.

Yorkshire Post 1999.

Guardian Guide 1999.

Travelling and Research


Kenya and Tanzania 1995, 1996.

South of France 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2021, 2022

Catalonia, Spain 2016, 2017, 2022



September 2022

Artist led talk & demonstration of oil painting to the Lodge Artist's Group, Lancashire.

July 2022

Artist led talks to Primary School & High School pupils at the Coach House Gallery, Astley Hall, Lancashire.

July 2019

Create Longridge Pleinair Painting event and group exhibition at Longridge Gallery.

Upcoming Exhibitions


October 2022 - June 2023

Artist in residence.

Landscapes and  Woodlands, Solo Launch Exhibition, Clock Tower Gallery, Worden Hall, Leyland. 


Past Exhibitions


23th September - 16th November 2022

Essence of Autumn, Group Exhibition, Eden Gallery, Newbury, Wigan.

6th July - 2nd August 2022

Thrown Away, Solo Exhibition, Coach House Gallery, Astley Hall, Chorley.

29th May - 30th August 2022

Summer of Colour, Group Exhibition, Eden Gallery, Newbury, Wigan.

2nd - 28th November 2021

Landscapes & Woodlands, Solo Exhibition Art Gallery, St. Laurence's Church, Chorley. 


4th May to 30th June 2019

Landscapes, Buildings and Objects, Solo Exhibition, Coach House Gallery, Astley Hall, Chorley. 


Harris Museum Open, Harris Museum, Preston.


Harris Museum Open, Harris Museum, Preston.



Paradise Lost , Solo Exhibition, The Design Innovation Centre, Leeds.


Art in Nature, Group Show, White Wall Gallery, Leeds.

Urban City Scapes, Group Show, White Wall Gallery, Leeds.


On The River, Solo Exhibition, The Design Innovation Centre, Leeds.

Recent City Scapes, Solo Exhibition, Arts Cafe, Leeds.


Millennium Show, Hester Gallery (ArtCo), Leeds.


Six Months in East Africa, Solo Exhibition, Brahm Gallery, Leeds.

Line, Colour, Shape and Form, Solo Exhibition, Hester Gallery (ArtCo), Leeds.


Mixed Bag, Hester Gallery (ArtCo), Leeds.

Faces Places, Hester Gallery (ArtCo), Leeds.


Group Show ESA, Dean Clough Galleries, Halifax.

Group Show ESA, East Street Arts Mills, Leeds.


Networking November, Swarthmore Centre, Leeds.

Duet Show, Arts Cafe, Leeds.


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