Curriculum Vitae

Please see the About page for details of upcoming events.

I am a ceramic artist working in stoneware. My creativity is inspired by natural marine forms and Japanese culture. I sell at events and galleries across the country and occasionally abroad.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 1967
    B.A. Honours — 3D Design (Ceramics)
    Manchester College of Art and Design
     
  • 1968
    Art Teachers Certificate
    Birmingham University
     

EMPLOYMENT

  • 19682003
    Various full and part-time teaching posts in Art and Design, in secondary and Adult Education
     
  • 1998
    Full-time Ceramic Artist
     

RECENT EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS

  • Jul 2013
    Hutton in the Forest, Penrith
     
  • Jun 2013
    Tony & Guy, Macclesfield
     
  • May 2013
    Cockington Crafts Centre, Cockington,Torquay, TQ2 6XA
     
  • Sep – Oct 2012
    Town Hall, Macclesfield
     
  • Sep 2012
    Melbourne, Derbyshire
     
  • Jul – Sep 2012
    Gloss Gallery, Exeter
     
  • Sep 2012
    Wirksworth, Derbyshire
     
  • Jul 2012
    Hutton in the Forest, Penrith
     
  • Jun 2012
    Tony and Guy, Macclesfield
     
  • May 2012
    Swalmen, Holland
     
  • May 2012
    Dwingeloo, Blesdijke, Holland
     
  • Apr 2012
    The Maynard School, Exeter
     
  • Jan – Mar 2012
    Ferrers Gallery, Staunton Harold LE65 1RU
     
  • Oct – Dec 2011
    Exhibition
    Oriel Y Capel Gallery, Llangollen, LL20 8NJ
     
  • Sep – Oct 2011
    Willow Gallery, Oswestry
     
  • Sep 2011
    Conwy Quay, N Wales
     
  • Sep 2011
    Wirksworth, Derbyshire
     
  • Jul 2011
    Hutton in the Forest, Penrith
     
  • Jun 2011
    Tony and Guy, Macclesfield
     
  • Jun 2011
    Dwingeloo, Blesdijke, Holland
     
  • May 2011
    Keukenhof Castle, Lisse, Holland
     
  • Apr – May 2011
    Royal Exchange Theatre, St Anns Square Manchester
     
  • Oct 2010
    Town Hall, Macclesfield
     
  • Sep 2010
    16 Vale Head, Handforth, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 3BP
     
  • Sep 2010
    Wirksworth, Derbyshire
     
  • Jul 2010
    Hutton in the Forest, Penrith
     
  • Apr – Jun 2010
    Showborough House, Gloucs
     
  • May 2010
    Swalmen, Holland
     
  • Apr – May 2010
    A Celebration of Art
    Maynard School, Exeter
     
  • May 2010
    Gouda, Holland
     
  • May 2010
    Bluecoat Arts Centre, Liverpool
     
  • Apr 2010
    Liverpool, L17 8UU
     
  • Mar 2010
    Bluecoat Arts Centre, Liverpool
     
  • Feb 2010
    Liverpool, L3 0AN
     
  • Sep 2009
    Wirksworth Derbyshire
     
  • Sep 2009
    Vale Head, Handforth, Cheshire
     
  • Sep 2009
    Kelsall, Cheshire
     
  • Jul 2009
    Cheshire Artists Network Exhibition at RHS show
    Tatton Park, Cheshire
     
  • Jul 2009
    Hutton in the Forest, Penrith
     
  • May 2009
    Belvoir Castle, Leics
     
  • May 2009
    Gouda, Holland
     
  • Apr 2009
    Showborough House, Twyning, Gloucs
     
  • Apr 2009
    The Great Dome, Buxton
     
  • Mar 2009
    Art in Gardens
    Ness Gardens, Cheshire
     
  • Nov 2008
    Farnham, Surrey
    Farnham, Surrey
     
  • Jul 2008
    Hutton in the Forest, Cumbria
     
  • Jun 2008
    Keramiekcentrum, Tiendschuur, NL
     
  • May 2008
    Llanrhaeadr Hall, Denbigh, N. Wales
     
  • Apr 2008
    The Dome, Buxton
     
  • Nov 2007
    Handmade
    20 - 21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe
     
  • Sep 2007
    Milsbeek, Holland
     
  • Sep 2007
    De Stegge
    Winterswijk, Holland
     
  • Sep 2007
    Two Ladies
    The Ropewalk, Barton on Humber
     
  • Aug 2007
    Art in Clay
    Hatfield House, Hertfordshire.
     
  • Jul 2007
    Potfest in the Park
    Hutton in the Forest, Cumbria
     
  • Jul 2007
    Sea and Shore
    20 - 21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe
     
  • Sep 2006
    Macclesfield Town Hall
     
  • Sep 2006
    Ceramics in the City
    Geffrye Museum, London
     
  • Aug 2006
    Art in Clay
    Hatfield House, Hertfordshire.
     
  • Jul 2006
    Potfest in the Park
    Hutton in the Forest, Cumbria
     
  • Jun 2006
    Ceramics South East
    Maidstone, Kent
     
  • Jun 2006
    Potfest in the Peak
    Bakewell, Derbyshire
     
  • May 2006
    ClayArt
    Denbigh, North Wales
     
  • Feb – Apr 2006
    Project leader working with Carers
    Manchester Art Gallery
     
  • Nov 2005
    Make It Contemporary Fair
    Moorlands House, Leek, Staffordshire
     
  • Sep 2005
    Ceramique c'est la Fete
    Cordes sur Ciel, France
     
  • Sep 2005
    Keramisto
    Milsbeek, Holland
     
  • Aug 2005
    Shipston on Sea
    Where I Fell In Love Gallery, Shipston on Stour
     
  • Jul 2005
    Cheshire Artists Network Exhibition
    Norton Priory, Cheshire
     
  • Jul 2005
    Ceramics Fair, Wales
    Tredegar House, Newport
     
  • Jun 2005
    Potfest in the Peak
    Bakewell, Derbyshire
     
  • Apr – May 2005
    Potfest Bristol
    Bristol
     
  • May 2005
    Artist & Designer Fair
    Buxton, Derbyshire
     
  • May 2005
    ClayArt
    Denbigh
     
  • Apr 2005
    Ceramics & Pottery Fair
    Waddeson Manor, Berkshire Marine Craft
     
  • Apr 2005
    Marine Craft
    Ropewalk Gallery, Barton on Humber
     
  • Apr 2005
    Spring Exhibition
    Wonderwall Gallery, Cirencester
     
  • Mar 2005
    Artist & Designer Fair
    Pavilion Gardens, Buxton
     
  • Dec 2004 – Jan 2005
    Beautiful Things, Gorgeous Stuff
    Ashton-Under-Lyne Art Gallery
     
  • Oct – Dec 2004
    Foyer Exhibition
    Gladstone Museum, Stoke on Trent
     
  • Dec 2004
    16 Vale Head
     
  • Dec 2004
    Craft Cafe
    Northern Lawn Tennis Club, Didsbury,
     
  • Nov 2004
    Art in Clay
    The Maltings, Farnham
     
  • Sep 2004
    Macclesfield Town Hall
     
  • Sep 2004
    16 Vale Head, Handforth, Wilmslow.
     
  • Jul 2004
    The Sculpture Show
    Mottram Hall, Cheshire
     
  • Jul 2004
    Terralha Potters Festival
    St Quentin le Poterie, France
     
  • Jun – Jul 2004
    Beyond the Sea
    Ropewalk Contemporary Art, Barton-on-Humber
     
  • Jun 2004
    Sheffield Art Market
    Sheffield
     
  • May – Jun 2004
    Rites of Spring
    Bluebell Arts Centre, Banford Hall, Hyde
     
  • May 2004
    Clay Art
    Denbigh, North Wales
     
  • Apr – May 2004
    SeaSpirit
    Byard Art, Cambridge
     
  • Nov 2003
    Christmas Arts Market
    Harley Gallery, Nottinghamshire
     
  • Nov 2003
    Art In Clay
    Farnham
     
  • Sep 2003
    16 Vale Head, Handforth
     
  • Jul 2003
    Potfest in the Park
    Penrith
     
  • Jun 2003
    Ceramics in the City
    Geffrye Museum, London
     
  • Jun 2003
    Expression
    London W1, Showcase for N/W creative industries
     
  • May 2003
    Form & Fable
    The Old Bakehouse, Chichester
     
  • May 2003
    Clay Art (including demonstration)
    Denbigh, North Wales
     
  • May 2003
    Spring into Summer
    Steading Gallery, Kirkcudbright, Scotland
     
  • Apr 2003
    British Craft Trade Fair
    Harrogate
     
  • Feb 2003
    Workshop-Ceramic Animals
    Quarrybank Mill, Styal, Cheshire
     

CURRENT OUTLETS

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