I am a visual artist working in glass, print and stitch.  I am fascinated by the interplay of light and texture on surfaces; my work is often informed by the beautiful light and the calm open expanse of the estuary on which I live.

Member of the Contemporary Glass Society.
Licentiate of the Society of Designer Craftsmen.

Selected Exhibitions

2016
10th Aug – 18th Sept Conversations                                   with the TX Creative Textiles group
Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham, Cheshire
2015
12th Aug – 20th Sept Reclaimed                                          with the TX Creative Textiles group
Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham, Cheshire
2014
13th Aug – 21st Sept Inside Out                                          with the TX Creative Textiles group
Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham, Cheshire
10th Jan – 19th Jan Designer Crafts at the Mall              with the Society of Designer Craftsmen
Mall Galleries, The Mall, London SW1
2013
5th Dec – 1st Mar Contemporary Craft Open Exhibition
Unit Twelve Gallery, Stafford
7th Aug – 15th Sept Off the Page                                      with the TX Creative Textiles group
Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham, Cheshire
26th June – 29th June New Designers
Business Design Centre, London N1
8th June – 7th July De-Junk, Re-Junk                             Merseyside artists using recycled materials
Williamson Art Gallery, Birkenhead
31st May – 14th June Glyndwr University Degree Show
Glyndwr University, Wrexham
2012
8th Aug – 16th Sept Collections                                         with the TX Creative Textiles group
Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham, Cheshire
2nd Jul – 20th Jul De-Junk, Re-Junk                             Merseyside artists using recycled materials
Birkenhead Park Visitor Centre, Birkenhead
18th Jan – 12th Feb Light and Space                                Glyndwr Student Exhibition
Theatr Clwyd, Mold, Flintshire
2011
10th Aug – 18th Sept Grid Reference                                  with the TX Creative Textiles group
Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham, Cheshire
18th July – 31st July De-Junk, Re-Junk                             Merseyside artists using recycled materials
Birkenhead Park Visitor Centre, Birkenhead

Qualifications

Oct 2010 – June 2013 BA (Hons) Design: Applied Arts (specialism: glass)
Glyndwr University, Wrexham
Sept 2009 – June 2010 Foundation Diploma in Art and Design
Wirral Metropolitan College, Birkenhead
Sept 2001 – June 2005 City & Guilds Diploma Creative Embroidery Parts I & II
Cajobah Gallery, Birkenhead
Oct 1982 – June 1985 BSc (Hons) Mathematics
University of Liverpool