About my work
China and porcelain decorated with ceramic paints and kilned to 800c to give a permanent finish. Commemorative pieces for special occasions such as anniversaries undertaken. All crafts are inspired by nature and the natural dales habitats.
A qualified adult education tutor for N.Y.CC. to City and Guilds examination level. Private tuition and kilning available. During early studies i was fortunate to study and work alongside top artists from the renowned firms of Worcester, Spode, Minton, Sevres and Coalport, besides painting with artists from Brazil, U.S.A. and Australia. Also, a qualified Sugar-craft Guild artist, specialising in royal icing techniques, botanical flowers and animal models. Celebration cakes by commission. Leisure time includes wire-work sculpture of birds, walking in Nidderdale and gardening. A regular exhibitor and ‘Niddart’ co-ordinator stalwart.