Exhibitions and Professional Development

My work has appeared in the following exhibitions. Any paintings sold are now in private collections.
Keele University Three Counties Open Art for the following years:
2000, 2001,
2002- Commendation for 'Falling Falling Falling'
2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012
Keele University Open Photography Exhibition 2001
Staffordshire Open Art 2001- 'Rachel in the Pool' - voted Visitors Choice
Shire Hall Gallery Stafford- SPLASH Exhibition 9th March-4th May 2002
Shire Hall Gallery Stafford- Artist in Residence- 2nd April 2002-9th April 2002
My painting 'Boy in Pool' featured on the cover of the Staffordshire Arts and Museums Service, Exhibitions and Events booklet for March-September 2002
New Victoria Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent, group show with five fellow artists September-October 2002
Rufford Craft Centre, Nottinghamshire- Back To The Beach Exhibition 4th June-14th July 2002
Royal Birmingham Society of Artists Open Exhibition 2003
2011 Earth Partners, Wildlife art exhibition at the Ancient High House, Stafford.
Leisure Painter's Simply The Best! Competition and Exhibition, NEC Birmingham 2011.
The Birmingham Botanical Gardens and Glasshouses, April 20th to May 17th 2012.
THE WILD SIDE OF LIFE My first solo exhibition 12th - 30th June 2012 Stafford's Ancient High House
Studio 61 Gallery and Boutique Leashaw, Holloway nr Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5AT. 3rd - 28th July, 2012
National Exhibition of Wildlife Art (NEWA) 13th-29th July 2012
SAA Artist of the Year 2013. Highly Commended certificate for 'Swish' which will also appear in the SAA's 2014 desk diary. The painting will be exhibited along with the other winners at the Business and Design Centre, Islington, London on the 25th, 26th and 27th July,2013
Weston Park Granary Art Gallery, Fine Art Open Competition, 2013. Two of my paintings- 'The Secrets We Keep' and 'A Family Gathering' have been accepted. The exhibition runs from Fri 2nd August until Thurs 29th August 2013. www.weston-park.com
'A World of Wildlife' My second solo exhibition which will run from Mon 28th October until Sat 16th November, 2013 at the New Vic Theatre, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffs. www.newvictheatre.org.uk
Three Staffordshire Artists, 17th February-24th March at The Gallery @ The Place, Oakengates Theatre, Telford
EarthPartnersArt The Madeley Centre, Newcastle-under-Lyme, July 2014
'All Things Bright and Beautiful' solo exhibition at Stafford's Ancient High House. 6th October-1st November 2014
Joined the Association of Animal Artists in 2016
Assoc. Animal Artists autumn exhibition, Thorseby Gallery, 11th-30th October, 2016
'BUTTERFLY ON A PINK RHODIE' CHOSEN AS RUNNER UP IN THE CHAIRMANS CHOICE PRIZE AWARD, ASSOC. ANIMAL ARTISTS AUTUMN EXHIBITION
Butterfly On Rhodie

January 2017 Became a member of The Wildlife Art Society International, (TWASI)
April-May 2017 AAA annual exhibition at Castle Park Art Centre, Frodsham, Cheshire. Awarded Best World Wildlife prize for 'The Last Lemon' and 'Precious' was runner up in the Best of British Wildlife category.
May 2017 Fine Art Guild annual exhibition, 2017- Stratford-upon-Avon and the Guild Gallery, London.
June 2017 became a trustee of the Association of Animal Artists, with special responsibility for pr/media