The Phases of the Moon in Bindweed

The Phases of the Moon in Bindweed

I am excited to present this new body of work (along with my 'The Flowering Sun' series) with The Heriot Gallery in Edinburgh, from  3rd September to 2nd October 2021. These works are inspired by the Moon and the wild flower, Hedge Bindweed. The moon is the Earth's...

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The Flowering Sun Series

The Flowering Sun Series

I am excited to present this new body of work (along with the 'Phases of the Moon in Bindweed' series) with The Heriot Gallery in Edinburgh, from  3rd September to 2nd October 2021. ‘The Flowering Sun’ series of paintings are inspired by both the sun, and the ‘Cat’s...

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The Holly and the Ivy

The Holly and the Ivy

Votive Offering - Holly and the Ivy(for protection, love and endurance)Holly, showing life even in the depths of winter, is a protective plant. In classical times Holly protected houses either as a bough above a door or planted around the house, the spiny leaves...

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Winter Exhibitions 2020

Winter Exhibitions 2020

I'm very pleased to have artworks in a number of winter/christmas exhibitions, please click on the links for more information: Firstly, 'Bring in the light', Tatha Gallery, Fife, where they are showing my 'Poesis' painting series including the one below, 'Votive...

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Short Film Open Studios 2020

Short Film Open Studios 2020

Delighted to present this short film to accompany this years 'Virtual Open Studio', a very short introduction to my studio and my work. Huge thanks to my friend Lizzy Hobbs who put it together for me incredibly quickly, truly a miracle that she managed to turn my...

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Artists in Conversation – Live Zoom Event

Artists in Conversation – Live Zoom Event

To view the LIVE ZOOM ‘Artists in Converstion’ that I had with fellow Fife artists Helen Glassford and Kirsty Whiten on 10th October please click HERE. Speaking from our respective Fife studios three established, contrasting artists - inspired by plants and flowers...

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Virtual Open Studio 10th & 11th October 2020

Virtual Open Studio 10th & 11th October 2020

This weekend 10th & 11th October 2020 I am having my first Virtual Open Studio which will include the following : FILM - Presenting a (very) short film introducing my studio and my work, which I will post here on my BLOG and on social media. SHOP - Offering a...

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‘Floragraphy’… a romantic offering

‘Floragraphy’… a romantic offering

Buttercup :  'Radiance' - Your splendour shines like the sun ‘Floragraphy’ is the practical application of flower symbolism. Belonging to a more romantic age than ours, it uses flowers to convey meaning. Today modern technology offers texting, snapchat, all sorts of...

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Yellow Flowers

Yellow Flowers

There is something very spiritually uplifting about the radiance of yellow flowers, the energy with which the colour hits the back of your eye seems hard to capture. I love this quote from Winifred Nicolson about painting yellow flowers, one of my favourite painters,...

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