Book Cover Illustration

‘She Didn’t Wave’

I was delighted to have been asked to produce an illustration for the cover of a book by Ian Mercer who has spent many years searching for the truth about his family’s past.  The story begins in 1920 when Ian’s mother was left at an orphanage at the age of 7 ….

Both Ian and myself are extremely pleased with the artwork and how it hints at the story behind the title.  A fascinating, true story of love and war.

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North Somerset Arts Week

@ Banwell Fire Station,  3rd – 12th May 2019

    11am – 5pm daily

Visit Banwell’s fire station where you will find both memorabilia and artwork under the same roof.   Students of my weekly art classes in Shipham and Bleadon will be showcasing their achievements by taking part in the North Somerset Arts Week biennial event.  The trustees of this historic building have kindly let us take over for ten days, when we will be serving tea and coffee to help raise funds for the station.



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Shades of Shipham

Shades of Shipham Exhibition 22nd – 24th March

Thank you to all our visitors for making our exhibition such an enjoyable and successful event!

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Somerset Open Studios

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Once again I am exhibiting

alongside Juliet Arnison and

Bridget Morrison at venue 4, a

beautiful countryside location

in Weare, where we are

showing our latest work.

We are very much looking forward to this year’s event and to welcoming you to our exhibition and studio work.

           Follow our trail map to visit 5 local venues.

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20 x 20 Exhibition

Old Town Quarry, Weston-s-Mare

Visit this delightful cafe, gallery and tea garden where you will find paintings, drawings, collage, photos and sculptures.  They all have one thing in common: – they are all 20cm x 20cm in size!  Details of opening times below.

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Gallery Show

Featured artist @ Church House Designs Gallery

Visit this delightful gallery and bespoke gift shop in Congresbury where you will find my monochromatic landscapes of the Mendip Hills on display on the main gallery wall.  When delivering my work for hanging I couldn’t resist one of the landscaped ceramics, which seem to complement my work very well.

My work will be on display throughout June so if you are passing through Congresbury  do take a left turn opposite the Ship & Castle pub to seek out the gallery.




Broad Street, Congresbury BS49 5DG

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Cheddar Arts Fringe Festival 2018

Bank Holiday weekend:   5th – 7th May      Open 10am – 4pm

Please come and visit me and my three fellow artists at venue 5.  After last year’s successful event, we are once again exhibiting our latest work in the historic Hannah More Cottage and will be serving refreshments throughout the weekend.

Maps are available from local shops, libraries, cafes, pubs and at each venue.

New for this year’s event – live music – see the line up below.

Also: – take part in one of the many workshops –   click here for details.

We are looking forward to another enjoyable CHAFF weekend and hope to see you there.




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