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

Spring

After a rather unproductive and depressing January , the Spring sunshine has brought with it a new burst of creative energy. This week has been especially productive…I’ve finally comple… Source: Spring

Wire Figures

Detail of ‘Raining on the Inside’ 50x50cm wire , paper, pencil crayon. Unlike the landscape pieces,the wire figures represent a more emotional and psychological rea… Source: Wire Figures

Spring

After a rather unproductive and depressing January , the Spring sunshine has brought with it a new burst of creative energy. This week has been especially productive…I’ve finally comple… Source: Spring

April..new work

Sixteen Circles is inspired by the colours and techniques of my last two pieces.. ‘Sense of Proportion and ‘Silver Morning’ . I wanted to explore the idea of concentric circles wh… Source: April..new work