Pop -Up Art Sale

Looking for some original Art / Jewellery / Paintings /Ceramics this Christmas?  Come to our Christmas Art sale on Friday 30th November! Mulled wine, mince pies and plenty of Christmas spirit in our village hall . DE6 3JW. All welcome Where to buy my work this Christmas I have ceramic and wire landscapes on sale … More Pop -Up Art Sale

Expect the Unexpected!

I challenged myself to attempt a completely different set of work for this year’s Art Festivals… Having explained the ideas behind ‘Sorry Flowers’ in a previous post I now have ceramic outcomes. Resulting work comes in the form of vintage plates, circular tiles of varying proportions, framed collections of 9 small tiles and ‘flowers’ on … More Expect the Unexpected!

Sorry Flowers My new project is quite a departure from the landscapes and less autobiographical than the spines and wire figures. The idea begun about a decade ago when I visited the studio of Royce Wood Tiles. Peter encouraged me to produce some creative ideas for his ceramic tiles and I took the opportunity to brainstorm in the form … More

Festivals Autumn 2017

September is an exciting month…I ‘ll be exhibiting at two of the best Derbyshire Arts Festivals this month…Wirksworth Festival 9-10th September. Just buy a badge and wander in and out of the trail venues. Original artwork for sale and artists available and happy to discuss their work. I shall be at Grants of Derbyshire (the estate agents in … More Festivals Autumn 2017

Summer 2017

Lots has happened since I last updated but to summarise I have finished two new images; ‘Backbone’ and ‘Tidelines 2017’. I’m really excited about the former as it continues the abstract theme in my work and has a personal resonance for me. It is intended as a reminder to stay strong and not to give in … More Summer 2017

Misty Derbyshire mornings … The low cloud which separates the middle distance from the foreground and horizon has inspired some simple boxed ceramic landscapes which I’ve called ‘Fragments of Landscape’23 x23cm , wire and ceramic , from £39 …

Derbyshire Open Arts

I’ve hardly posted anything for weeks …the reason? Head down working hard to produce new work and new versions of previous pieces for three forthcoming events ….Derbyshire Open Arts (see below for details), is the first. Below is a selection of my current textile/ceramic work which will be on display all May bank holiday weekend 28-30th in the Old Station … More Derbyshire Open Arts