Curriculum Vitae 

Professional Experience

2022- Present: Art Tutor at New Directions College, Reading, Berkshire, UK

2022 - Present: Art Tutor at Artspiration (Various Locations), UK

2021 - Present: Art Tutor at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Berkshire, UK

2020 - Present: Art Tutor at Activate Learning, Berkshire, UK

2019 - Present: Self Employed SEND Tutor for Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 4 

1998 - 2019: General Manager, Penta Foods Limited, Farnborough, UK

1996 -1998: Head of English, Hurst Lodge School, Ascot, UK

1994 -1996: Secondary English Teacher, Al Sadiq School, London, UK

Education

2017- 2019: Postgraduate Diploma in Management– Henley Business School, Henley, UK

1996 -1997: Open University, Postgraduate Certificate in Education in English and Art, UK     

1988 -1991: University of Roehampton, BA (Hons) English & Art with History of Art London, UK

 

Personal Development 

2020 - Present: New Skills Academy - The Complete SEND Diploma 

2020: Certified Coach of NeuroLinguistic Programming (NLP)

2018 - 2019: Foundation in Printmaking, Red Hot Press, Southampton, UK

2009: Art intern in the Visual department for 8 months, South Hill Park Art Centre, Bracknell, UK

2008: Master Practitioner of NLP 

 

Artist Residencies/Seminars/Projects

2019 October: MI-LAB Mokuhanga Innovation Laboratory artist-in -residence program, Fuji-Kawaguchiko, Japan 

2019: Monoprinting with artist Tessa Pearson, Ochre Print Studio, Guildford, UK

2019: Photo Transfer workshop with Katherine Anteney, Red Hot Press, Southampton, UK

2018: Photopolymer workshop with Susie Turner, Red Hot Press, Southampton, UK

2018: 5 Day Mokulito/Budkalito with Ewe Budka at Art Print Residency, Barcelona, Spain

2018: Japanese woodcut with Laura Boswell, Ardington School of Crafts, Wantage, UK

2018: Collagraph Masterclass with Katherine Jones, The Art Academy, London, UK 

2018: Japanese woodcut with Master printmaker Motoharu Asaka, Spike Print Studio, Bristol, UK

2017: Etching masterclass with Jason Hicklin, Red Hot Press, Southampton, UK

 

Memberships

2022: Ochre Studios, Guildford, UK

2019: Ochre Studios, Guildford, UK

2018 - 2019: Red Hot Press, Southampton, UK

2017: South Hill Park Printmakers, Bracknell, UK

Group Exhibitions

2022:South Hill Park, Bracknell, UK

2021: Boudica Collective,The Packhouse, Farnham, UK

2020: Online Festive Emporium, The Landmark Art Centre, Teddington, UK 

2019 - 2020: 4th Red Dot Art Mini Print Exhibition, Aldeburgh, UK

2019: South Hill Park Art Centre, Bracknell, UK  

2019: Leith Hill, National Trust, Dorking, UK 

2018: Red Hot Press, Southampton, UK 

2017: South Hill Park Art Centre, Bracknell, UK

Catalogues

2021:'Circtangles, 2019', print published in MI-LAB, Mokuhanga Handbook for Contemporary Artist
​2020: MI-LAB Report   2019 MI-LAB artist-in-residence Lake Kawaguchi Residence Studio

Art Fairs 

2021: The Landmark Printmaking Festival, Teddington, UK

2020: Landmark Spring Fair, London, Teddington, UK

2019: Woolwich Contemporary Print Fair, London, UK

Taught Workshops

2022: 7-11 Summer Printmaking Workshops, South Hill Park, Bracknell, UK

2022: 11-17 Summer Printmaking Workshops, South Hill Park, Bracknell, UK

2022: 5-16 years Summer Term Art Tutor, Reading and Windsor, Artspiration, UK

2022: 11-17 Saturday Workshop, collaboration with Bracknell Library and South Hill Park, Bracknell, UK

2022: Beginners Adult's Mokulito Workshop, South Hill Park, Bracknell, UK

2022: Easter Printmaking, South Hill Park, Bracknell, UK

2022: 11-17 Youth Club, South Hill Park, Bracknell, UK

2021: Beginners Adult's Mokulito Workshop, South Hill Park, Bracknell, UK