I always keep a notebook/ sketchbook nearby. It has magpie mixture of drawings, ideas, plans, shopping lists, list of things to remember and occasionally, letters to friends.

I wanted something similar for this website. A place for notices, info on what’s going on, occasional essays, information for visitors and links to things of interest- in no particular order.

Hope you enjoy having a rummage around.


Printmaking & Drawing  for Adults Aug & Sept 2018

Printmaking & Drawing for Adults Aug & Sept 2018

Drawing and Printmaking Workshops   Hokitika - In the Art Room at Westland High School   Pre-registration essential. Drawing: Skills Tuesdays 6.30-8.30 pm,  $50 August 7,14,21,28 Pre-registration essential. Drawing:Sunday Afternoon Sunday  26 August 1-4 pm...

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New Artwork-  stories in the studio

New Artwork- stories in the studio

April 2018 This time of the year I get pretty busy with schools and teaching work- so my time in the studio is sometimes stolen rather than planned. What to do with a few stolen hours? Play, I say! So these new works are a development of the Celtic Koru pieces I've...

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Interview Ross Gallery

Interview Ross Gallery

Interview for Ross Fine Art Gallery Food. I love doorstep sandwiches, made with fresh bread, leftovers, mayonnaise, salt and black pepper. Preferably eaten in the sunshine at the seaside or on the top of a hill. Colour. My very favourite colour...

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