Born in Northampton England.
Move to Poole - Dorset
Enrolled on the foundation course at Bournemouth and Poole college of Art and design.
Studied Fine art at Preston Polytechnic in Lancashire.
Made a "Grand tour", hitchhiking around Europe. I was particularly struck by Berlin, Venice, Florence and Paris.
Started working as a residential social worker in the London borough of Southwark.
Spent a year doing a post graduate "Art teachers certificate" at Brighton Polytechnic.
Shuttling back and forth between London and Paris, over the years I have grown to know and love Paris very well.
Quit Southwark social services to travel for a year in South America. Touring Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Bolivia and Peru.
Return to UK with a large number of photographs.
Six month road trip, photographing around the United States and Canada.
The stock photography business is beginning to decline, partly as a result of the new technology.
Move to Dorchester.
Start drawing again. Dorset, the right place to make a fresh start .
From coloured pencil and pastel drawings on paper, moving to Oil painting. The still lifes are winter paintings.
Moving into the new media and online exhibition.
Came to live in London.
News from "pictures from the sticks This brings me up to the present day.