News and Views


New Look at the Eye Hospital

It's complete! I have been installing a new mural within Bristol Eye Hospital this week and wow! What a difference it makes! I have had the most wonderful time working on this ward. The staff are incredible and the level of care within the hospital is outstanding. My new mural replaces one that had been on the wall for longer than any staff could remember. The previous one was ochres and browns and had clay relief items glued on the wall so that the visually impaired could identify things by touch. However, over the years it had become broken and was looking a little sad. The new mural intended to place the Bristol Eye Hospital as central to eye care in the South west. The two swans are exac

Residency and Sketch Up Friday in Bristol 24/7!!!

I'm delighted t inform you that Bristol 24/7 have listed my current residency and solo exhibition on their website. They have kinldly ran a short feature, with details about the residency at the Arts Mansion and listing my Sketch Up Friday sessions too! Soooooo...Please pick up your pencil and source a sketchbook to join me on one of the next Sketch Up Friday's! The next date will be 25th January. We'll meet at the Ashton Court mansion, in the Great Hall for 11.30 and settle to draw until about 1pm. Do let me know if you can make it? If not then, we have another date curently booked in for the first week of February. Ooohhh - and here to help share this with you are the lovely Bristol 24/7 p

Ashton Court Residency and Sketch Up Friday

Happy New Year one and all! The radio silence over the Christmas break has broken - no rest to evaluate the coming year for me in 2019 as I've hit the ground running with a Residency and a mural installation. I have been offered a month residency through Artspace Livespace in Ashton Court Mansion until 8th February. The exhibition is now all installed and I will be drawing on site for this month. To tie in with this opportunity, I thought it might be nice to invite others to come along and sketch with me! It's such a wonderful place if you fancy coming along? So, dust off your sketchbook and pick up a pencil, or come along to meet new friends and draw with others. Whatever your motivation, j

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