artist cv


1964 Glasgow

Educated in Malawi & Hongkong


2007 PGCE (FE) Cornwall College

2003 MA Ceramics with Distinction UWIC Cardiff

2002 BA Hons Ceramics First Class UWE Bristol

1995 C & G Woodwork skills  Brunel College

1983 Art Foundation Bradford Art College

Residencies & Teaching

2022 – February – Three week Artist Residency: living & researching at Fair Isle Studio, Fair Isle, Shetland

2021 – June – One month Artist Residency: living & working at The Booth, Scalloway, Shetland

2017 – Eight month Artist Residency: living & working on Dartmoor, Devon with a studio at Duchy Square Princetown

2013 – 2021 Artist Residency: Living & Working at Werxzovart Studio Gallery Haworth

2011-13 Pottery Tutor, Hannahs at Seale Hayne, Newton Abbot, Devon

2011 Part Time Lecturer, Contemporary Crafts Degree, UCF, Falmouth

2009-11 Pottery Tutor, Rivendell, Home Farm Trust, Chudleigh

2007-13 Pottery Tutor running private classes from ceramic studio, Totnes

2008-13 Pottery Tutor, Adult Ed. Devon County Council

2007-10 Life Drawing Tutor, Kingsbridge Community College, S. Devon

2007-12 Ceramic Tutor, SMARTS, Kingsbridge Community College, S.Devon

2007-08 Art Technician, Kingsbridge Community College, S.Devon

2006 Teaching on Contemporary Crafts Degree, Tremough, Falmouth

2006 Two month Artist Residency: Living and travelling in South India & Hampi

2005 Running clay and plaster workshops in Somerset and Devon

2004 One year Artist Residency: Kingswood School, Bath


2004 Potfest, Penrith  Prize for ‘Planted Form’

2004 South Hill Park Art Centre Bracknell, Ceramic Open  3rd Prize

2002 A.H.R.B, Full Bursary for Post Graduate Studies

2002 Art in Clay, Highly Commended Student Award

2002 UWE Bristol, Clifford Moss Memorial Award

Articles & Publications

2022 FISHERMANS MISSION CALENDER , Seaweed in The Voe selected for April.

2016 WORLD OF INTERIORS March Issue Top of the Pots Advertorial p214

2010 DEVON LIFE Sept Issue

2005 ‘CREFFT-Arts council Wales’

2005 ‘Frome Times’ 13th October p15

2005 ‘Somerset Standard’ 13th October

2004 ‘Bath Chronicle’ September 30th p12 Article

2004 ‘Second Steps Portfolio’ (BFC Books)

2003 ‘Craftsman Magazine’ Issue 141,  p10 (Full page article)

2003 ‘Ceramic Review’ Issue 199, Gallery, p16

2001 ’500 Teapots’ Larks Books  pp. 207, 212

1996 ‘Cleaning’ Play Books for Children, Dorling Kindersley