I was born in 1951 and educated in Salford, Northwest England. I
completed my Fine Art Degree at Newcastle upon Tyne in 1975.
In 2004 I returned to North Northumberland where i now live and work
not far from Holy Island.
I have travelled to work in Japan, France and Ireland but the main focus in
developing my unique vision is the remote beaches of Wester Ross in north-west Scotland and the Western fringes of the outlying Islands.
In 2000 I was made a Fellow of the Ballinglen Arts Foundation and now spend time at their facility in North West Mayo, Eire.
I have work in some major public and private collections including Deutche
Bank, Goldman Sachs, the National Photography Collection, Bradford, the National Gallery of Scotland’ and the V and A