I have enjoyed painting the fleeting movements of dancers and trying to convey something of the sound of music as well as the rhythms of dance. Seascapes also offer the opportunity to capture the ever-changing effects of sound, movement and light.


Indian Dancers

I was very privileged  to see these dancers when they visited Durham several years ago!

Koi Carp

These paintings were inspired by watching the fascinating movements of koi carp

Creative Embroidery



Hand-felted textiles

Today I have been completing some of my hand-felted bags to put in my Folksy Shop, which will be opening shortly

Shell paintings

Here are extracts fom one of my sketchbooks. I love to collect shells when walking by the coast and friends often bring them to me to paint…