Biography

1979 – 1983
University of Newcastle upon Tyne, BA (Hons) Fine Art
Solo Exhibition
2011
'Against the Grain' prints from 1991 - 2011. A solo exhibition of twenty years of printmaking at the Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal, Cumbria
Group Exhibitions
2017
Printfest, Ulverston, Cumbria
2016
The Great Print Exhibition, The Rheged Centre, Penrith, Cumbria. November - January 2017
21 Years of Northern Print, September - November, Gateshead Library, Gateshead.  Part of the International Print Biennale
Autum Exhibition, September 2016 - January 2017, The Found Gallery, Dunbar, Scotland
Autumn Exhibition, September 2016 - January 2017, The Hay Makers Gallery, Hay on Wye, Powys
ArtFest North, 23rd and 24th July, Kendal Town Hall, Kendal, Cumbria
2015
Printfest, Ulverston, Cumbria
The Great Print Exhibition, The Rheged Centre, Penrith Cumbria. 18th September - 22nd November 2015
2014
'Prints and Pots 3' December,Number 6 Studio Gallery, Pately Bridge, North Yorkshire
Winter Edition'November 2014 - January 2015 Printfest's winter show at the Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal,
Prints Point North' June - August, Arts Centre Washington, Washington
'Northern Print at Hoults Yard', Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th July, Unit 42, Hoults Yard, Newcastle
'A Moment in Time' ]April - May. The Gallery, Masham
Printfest 3rd & 4th May, Ulverston, Voted Printmakers' Printmaker
Crafted by Hand, 25th & 26th May. Masham Town Hall, Masham
2013
'Within View' with Anja Percival, Bishop Auckland Town Hall, County Durham
'Quartet 24', Shepherd's Dene, Riding Mill, Northumberland

2012
Printfest, Ulverston, Cumbria. www.printfest.org.uk
"Hot off the Press" , Coast Gallery, Cloughton near Scarborough
'Over the Hills...' An exhibition exploring landscape, featuring work by 6 artists working in different media. Newcastle Arts Centre, Westgate Road, Newcastle.
'Northern Footprints', Northern Print, Newcastle, awarded the 'Sumo Purchase Prize'

2011
Printfest, Ulverston, Cumbria www.printfest.org.uk
A4 Print Exhibition, Falmouth, Cornwall. www.a4printmakers.com
'Northern Footprints', Northern Print, Newcastle

2010
Aligned' with Umber Printmakers at National Glass Centre, Sunderland
Printfest, Ulverston, Cumbria
Sprung with Umber Prinmakers.  An Empty Shop exhibition at 67b Westgate Road, Newcastle.
Printmakers from Coast to Coast, The Beach Hut Gallery, Kents Bank Station, Grange over Sands
Umber Prinmakers invite... exhibition of prints at Newcastle Arts Centre

2009
Flower Prints, Northern Print, Newcastle
Northern Footprints, Northern Print, Newcastle.  Awarded the Solution Group Purchase Prize and the Bishop Skinner Insurance Brokers Purchase Prize
2008
‘Northern Footprints’, Northern Print, Newcastle, Awarded the ‘Hall and Partners Purchase Prize’

1992
Exhibited with the Newcastle Group at Central House of the Artists, Moscow, and touring to Finland and Latvia

1990
‘Prints from Charlotte Press’. Van Mildert College, Durham
Printmaking Exhibition. Bede Monastery Museum, Jarrow
‘Prints from Charlotte Press’. Central Library, Newcastle
‘Images of the North’. Bede Gallery, Jarrow
‘Press to Print’. South Shields Museum and Art Gallery, Sunderland Museum and Art Gallery and Tullie House Museum, Carlisle.
‘Northern Printmaking Exhibition’ Billingham Art Gallery, and touring

Publications
1991
Woodcut published in ‘Real Art’ Magazine

1992
Woodcut published in ‘Real Art’ Magazine
Lithograph included in ‘Real Art’ boxed set
Print included in the NCCA print loan scheme.
My work is included in many private collections both in the UK and abroad.