1990 to 1991 – Foundation in Art and Design @ Grimsby Art College

1991 to 1994 – 2:1 B.A. Hons Graphic Arts and Design, majoring in Printmaking, Leeds Metroplitan University


I am a member of the following art organisations:

  • Leeds Fine Artists
  • East Street Arts – Leeds
  • The Art House – Wakefield

I co-founded the hugely successful Roundhay Artists Open Studios event in 2014.

Employment History

From 2010 – Launched children’s art courses in art studio

From 2010 – Taking after school art club in private art studio

From 2007 – Taking art workshops with the Heydays programme West Yorkshire Playhouse – Leeds.

From 2007 – On going adult art tuition sessions in private art studio.

2007 – Paintings hired out for a short independent film in London called “The German Lullaby”.

2006 – Exhibited at the Leeds Metropolitan   University Fresher’s fair.

2006 – Freelanced on a project for Leeds City Art Gallery – ‘Art on the Mat

From 2006 – Produced numerous art workshops, past and ongoing in schools at primary and secondary levels.  I streamline each course to suit the individual school curriculum.

2002 – Supportive role in setting up art exhibition for Chapel Allerton Festival in Leeds.

1994  to 1997 – Gallery invigilator at Leeds Metropolitan University Gallery     .

1994 to 1995 – Gallery assistant at the Terrace Gallery, Harewood House


Previous Exhibitions

Solo Show at the Spout Yard Gallery – Louth Lincolnshire
Roundhay Open Studios Leeds
Leeds Fine Artists – Dean Clough – Halifax
Solo show in Sunbury on Thames

Artcasts  @BBC Leeds Gallery Munro House
Artist in residence Boston Spa Arts Festival
Roundhay Open Studios – Leeds
Leeds Fine Artists – Dean Clough- Halifax

Roundhay – Open Studio- Leeds
Solo exhibition in Sunbury on Thames – Surrey

Reflections Exhibition LFA- Dean Clough – Halifax
Solo exhibition (artist in residence) –  Leeds

Autumn exhibition at Lotherton Hall – Leeds

Abstract, Impression and Mood – Hawker Gallery -Amersham
Leeds Fine Artists – North Light Gallery – Huddersfield
‘Blooming Marvellous,’ Exhibition – Grassington Festival
Joint exhibition – Gallery 49 – Bridlington

Solo exhibition – Otley Courthouse- Otley W. Yorks
Leeds Businesses, Shine and VTR post Production Company
Leeds Restaurants, Ciao Bella, Riverplate
Leeds Fine Artists – Richmond Railway N. Yorks.

LS1 Business Centre – Leeds City Centre
Debenhams – Emerging Artists – Leeds City Centre
Leeds Fine Artists – North Light Gallery – Huddersfield
Emerging Artists – Design Innovation Centre – Leeds
Pure Design, Roseville Rd, Leeds
Sugar Mills, Dewsbury Rd, Leeds
Joint Exhibition at Tiger 11, Beeston, Leeds

Arts @ Trinity site responsive exhibition – Leeds Centre

Open exhibition at Rotherham Art Gallery – Rotherham

Art in the Pen – Arts Fair – Skipton W. Yorks
Open exhibition at Cooper Gallery – Barnsley S. Yorks

Group exhibition in support of the RNLI – Brahm Advertising Leeds.

Solo print exhibition – Staff House Birmingham   University

Solo exhibition – Design Innovation Centre Leeds.