About the Artist:
After attending Art College in Yorkshire I headed south, with my sketchbooks in hand to far sunnier countries: Turkey, Greece, India, Morocco, the Caribbean, and then eventually settling in New Zealand before returning to the UK ten years later.
Along the way, I crewed yachts, raced in Antigua, painted scenery for Indian celebrations, taught art, worked as freelance illustrator, and studied yoga in Pune, constantly sketching and collecting a rich resource of tickets, labels, packaging, stamps, paper bags and scraps of lettering; each one telling its own story.
I am drawn to new places and people (and boat yards!), to the ... more