The Artist ...
College trained in graphic arts, I began a career as a designer in print media. After a few years employed in print/graphic shops, I opened my own graphics business, and flourished until taking a sabbatical to start a family. During that time, I found that painting (something I had enjoyed in my teenage years) brought me much joy, relaxation
Other than an occasional workshop, I can attest
that I am primarily self taught. This of course means
that I learned things through experimentation -
trial and error you might say, but I think that was
pivotal in becoming a versatile artist.
I've explored many mediums, techniques, surfaces
and subject matter. Although some of my recent work reflects freedom of expression, I am often drawn back to the detail and beauty of realism.
Art For Everyone
Throughout the pages you will explore my current work, from realism to expressionism in acrylic and watercolour.
Recently discovering fluid art, I've uncovered a new passion that has allowed me to "paint outside the lines" and enjoy a sense of freedom in my art.
On occasion I put a little
"fine art" touch to some,
such as this little
Please flow through my
pages and find that special
piece that draws you in,
speaks to you.