artist cv

Born

1964 Glasgow

Early education Malawi & Hongkong

Qualifications

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 and Teaching

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

 2014 – Running pottery classes from 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 South India & Hampi

2005-  Running clay and plaster workshops in Somerset and Devon

2004-05 Artist in Residence, Kingswood School, Bath

Awards

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

2016       WORLD OF INTERIORS March Issue Top of the Pots Advertorial p.214

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 P 12 Article
2004     ‘Second Steps Portfolio’   (BFC Books)
2003     ‘Craftsman Magazine’ Issue 141,  p 10 (Full page article)
2003     ‘Ceramic Review’  Issue 199, Gallery, p 16
2001     ’500 Teapots’  Larks Books  pp. 207, 212
1996     ‘Cleaning’  Play Books for Children   Dorling Kindersley