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Residencies, Grants & Awards
2009 Northcote Scholarship-John Menzies Centre, Kings College, London.

2008 Trade South West research grant. USA.

2007 Bullseye glass forum, Northlands Creative Glass Caithness, Scotland.           

2007 Creative Skills, Cornwall. Professional Development Award.    

2006 October-December Gilbenkian cold glass/casting residency at Northlands Creative Glass. Lybster, Caithness, Scotland.

2005 ACE award as visiting artist at the Glass Department of the Australian National University, Canberra and attendance at the GAS(Glass Arts Society) Conference in Adelaide, NSW Australia.

1997 Eastern Arts(ACE)artists development fund award.

1985 Eastern Arts award(ACE) workshop establishment grant.

1984 (ACE)Lincolnshire and Humberside Arts training award with glassmaker Brian Blanthorn.
2021 Alverton Great Hall, Truro, Lincolnshire. Restoration/design for south facing window.

2020 St. James, Paddngton, London. Canadian Ukranian Memorial Window, North facing two light window.

2020 Alverton Great Hall, Truro, Lincolnshire. Restoration/design for south facing window.

2019 St./ Peter’s, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire. Arnhem Memorial Window. Single light north facing window.

2016 St. Mawnan, Mawnan Smith, Cornwall. Bridget Trout Memorial window. Two light south facing window.

2012 St. Oswalds, Stubby, Lincolnshire. Farrow Family window. Three light east window,
2012 St. Paul’s Spalding, Lincolnshire. Evelyn King.Single light south facing  memorial window,

2010 Lens. Collection of Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery, (BOX) Plymouth, Devon.

2006 RAF Cramwell, Lincolnshire, Station Badge/Officers Mess.

2006 Station Badge, Dunston, Lincolnshire.

2006 St. Denys, Sleaford, Lincolnshire.Yvonne Double Memorial Window. Four light south facing,.

2005 St.Peter’s, Saltfleetby, Lincolnshire. Mary Allott Memorial Window. Two light north window.       
2005 St.Stephens, Chatham, Kent. 900th Anniversary Window.

2004 St. Luke’s, Grayshott, Hampshire. Three light centenary window.                 
Newlyn, Cornwall. Internal cottage window.      
2004 All Saints, Ruskington, Lincolnshire. West facing tower Tower Screen.

2004 St.Peter’s, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire. Peter as the Fisherman Memorial window.

2003 Holy Cross, Boultham. Swan of Saint Hugh Five light east window. Lincoln.

2003 St. Denis, Silk Willoughby, Lincolnshire. Jubilee Window Two light.   
2002 St. Nicholas Church, Skirbeck, Lincolnshire. Barkham Family two light west facing window.

2002 All Saints, Eagle, Lincolnshire. Resurgam, Single light vestry window. 

2002 St. Mary and St. John, Church, Hinxton, Cambridgeshire. Per Maris Stella. West facing quatrefoil. Centenary Window.

2002 St. Nicholas Church, Skirbeck, Lincolnshire. North facing two light window.

2001 Holy Trinity, Old Clee, South Humberside. Peggy Patston Memorial Window. Single south facing window. 

2001 St.Matthew, Sutton Bridge, Lincolnshire. Repent and Be Baptised, three light west facing south aisle    window.

2001 St.Matthew, Sutton Bridge, Lincolnshire.The Dawning of the Millennium, three light west facing north aisle window. 

2001 St Laurence Church, Surfleet, Lincolnshire.Three light millennium east window.

2000 St Mary and the Virgin, Masham, North Yorkshire. Millennium Window for Two light north aisle,

1999 All Saints Church, Lincolnshire.  

1999 Polish Airmen Memorial Window. Two light north aisle window for      

1999 John Crust Memorial Window. Two light south aisle window for Croyland Abbey, Lincolnshire.

1998 Domestic window for Holly House, Newport, Lincoln.

1997  Peter Williams Memorial Window. Three light west facing window. St Adewold Church, Alvingham, Lincolnshire.

1996 Fourteen Stations of the Cross, St. Mary and St. Gabriel Church, Binbrook, Lincolnshire.    

1994 St Nicholas, Haxey, Lincolnshire. Music of Heaven. Ten tracery lights, east facing, north chapel.

1994 Ingoldmells, Lincolnshire. Decorative bar back and wall mounted screens for holiday centre,     

1992 County Hospital, Lincoln. Decorative screen for the Chapel of the

1991 Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire. Two light south facing window for           St.Giles Methodist Hall, Lincoln. Acid etched skylight window.

1991 St. Mary Magdalene, Rothwell, Lincolnshire Sir Joseph Nickerson Window. Two light south facing window.

1990 All Saints, Swanton Morley, Norfolk. 50th Anniversary Window.

1990 St. Wulframs School, Grantham, Lincolnshire. Three light north facing chancel window at 1989. Nicholas Peacock Memorial Window. Single window.

1990 St Bartholomew’s, Great Gransden, Huntingdonshire. 405 Royal Canadian Squadron Memorial. Window. Three light south facing window.

1988  St Margaret’s, Hemingby, Lincolnshire. Frank Read Memorial Window. Two light west facing window. Screen for Damon’s Restaurant, (Sam Scorer Architects) Lincolnshire.       

1988 R.A.F. Binbrook. Two light north facing window. St. Mary and St. Gabriel, Binbrook, Lincolnshire.  

1988 Lincolnshire and Humberside Arts, Commission for two autonomous Panels.

2020 Presentation and Critical workshop, February, RIT, (Rochester Institute of Technology). NY. USA

2019 Workshop July-August, Pilchuck Glass Workshops, Seattle, USA

2019 Visiting Artist. PAFA (Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts)

2018  Workshop January ‘Assemble’ Urban Glass, Brooklyn, New York. USA

2017 Workshop August ‘Assemble’ Urban Glass, Brooklyn New York. USA

2012-18 Lecturer in Glass. BA Design Crafts Plymouth College of Art.

2013 August –September Technical Assistant, Deborah Cocks masterclass, Northlands Creative Glass, Lybster, Caithness, Scotland.

2010-11 Visiting Lecturer Plymouth College of Art.

2010-11 Visiting Artist University of the Arts, Philadelphia. USA

2007 September Technical Assistant, Judith Scheachter, Masterclass, Northlands Creative Glass, Lybster, Caithness, Scotland.

2007 Visiting Lecturer, Applied Arts Employment Seminar. Plymouth College of Art and Design.

2003 Module leader, Professional Development Strategies, BA Contemporary Decorative Crafts. Visiting lecturer AVCE program, University of Lincoln.

2000 Module leader, Glass, School of Art, Design and Architecture, University of Lincoln.

1997-2000 BA Contemporary Decorative Crafts, Module leader in glass and mold-making, De Montfort University, Lincoln.

1998  Visiting lecturer BA Crafts, Carmarthenshire College of Art.

1997 BTEC ND, Design; Styling for Media, Fashion and Theatre, De Montfort University, Lincolnshire.

1997 Vocational Arts Network mentoring scheme, De Montfort University, Lincoln.

1996-2000 Stained glass restorer at the Lincoln Cathedral workshops. This role included working on the prestigious restoration and conversation of the C13 Deans Eye Rose window.

1996 Visiting lecturer BA Design Crafts, Stained Glass, Nottingham Trent University.

1994-1996 BA, HND and OND tutor in mouldmaking, conservation and restoration studies, De Montfort University, Lincoln.

1982-1996 Technican3DCeramics Department, Lincoln College of Art and Design.

Other Employment
1996-2000. Stained glass restorer at Lincoln Cathedral’s Conservation workshops. This role included working on the prestigious restoration and conversation of the C13 Deans Eye Rose window.

2009-10 MFA. Glass. Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

2001-02 C&G 730, Fento pts 1-2, Teaching Certificate.

1974-77 Diploma in Graphic Design, Portsmouth College of Art and Design.

Public Collections 

Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery, Plymouth UK.

Estonian Museum of Applied Arts, Tallinn, Estonia.

Northlands Glass, Caithness, Scotland.

Rikjsmuseum, Amsterdam.

Solo & Group Exhibitions
2015 May. ‘Live Make’. Lincolnshire College of Art.

2012 June-September. High Cross House, National Trust/Dartington Estate, Devon.

2011 ‘Lens’, commission for Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery, Plymouth, Devon.

2010 January –February. Canberra School of Art, Australian National University,  ACT.  Australia.

2010 National Student Art Glass Prize Art . Wagga Wagga, NSW, Australia.

2008-2007 Wexler Gallery, Philadelphia, USA.

2007 Flameworks, Plymouth, Devon.

2006 Northlands, Lybster, Caithness, Scotland.

2001Open Air Sculpture Show’. Cirencester, Gloucestershire.

2000 Southwark Cathedral Library Exhibition. (Touring Southwark Cathedral, Ely Cathedral, Gloucester Cathedral and Kings Manor, York).     

1999 Xu Gallery, Leamington Spa.

1999 Workplace Southwark Bridge, London.

1999 Dialoggica Notting Hill London.  

1999 Ideal Home Exhibition Olympia, London.

1999 Intohome Art as Furnishing” NEC Birmingham.

1998 ‘Contemporary Crafts Network’. Usher Gallery, Lincoln.    

1998 ‘Contemporary Crafts Network’, Archangelsk, Russia.      

1997 ‘Open Air Sculpture Show’, Quenington, Gloucestershire.            

1995 ‘Forth, Tyne, Dogger’. Artists Who Draw their Inspiration From the Sea, Brewery Arts, Cirencester, Gloucestershire.  

1995 Inaugural Exhibition of the York Art Workers Guild.

1995 ‘Recent Acquisitions’, Applied Arts Museum, Tallinn, Estonia.

1995 ‘Craft in Churches’, Lincoln Cathedral.           

1994 ‘Art Within Landscape’, Cirencester, Gloucestershire.

1993 ‘Contemporary Crafts’, Group Show, Applied Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia.

1992 ‘Hand Made’. One year touring exhibition around Suffolk libraries.

1991 ‘Traveled Books’ inclusion within a show of works by book artist Les Bicknell, Scunthorpe Museum and Art Gallery and Leicester City Art Gallery.

1990 Lincolnshire and Humberside Arts Group show, Lincolnshire College of Art.

1989 Regional Craft show, touring three venues throughout the Rheinland - 90 Pfalz, Germany.

1998 Posterngate Gallery, Hull, East Yorkshire.

1986 ‘Craftscase’ Artsite, Bath, One person show.       
1986 ‘Cold Glass Techniques’ South Bank Crafts Centre, London.

1986 ‘Stained Glass and the Contemporary Interior’ BSMGP,  Sanderson Gallery, London.        

1986 Glass, Usher Gallery, Lincoln.

1985 ‘Church and the Creative Artist’ Group Show. Lincolnshire College of Art., Lincoln Cathedral.

2010 ‘Lens’—

2010 Radio interview broadcast BBC Plymouth

2002This is England’ CD. Interview on the subject of stained glass. One voice productions.

2002 Masham North Yorkshire. Millennium window project and installation video.  Ace Films, London.Contact:

Professional Bodies
2017-present. Serving as stained glass advisor on the Truro Diocesan Committee

2010-present. Elected Fellow of the British Society of Master Glass Painters (BSMGP)

Courses & Training
2007 Selected artist ,Bullseye Glass Forum. Northlands, Scotland.

2004 Workshop with Paul Mason, sculpture and John Holden, painter. Fermynwoods, Northamptonshire.

2004 Masterclass at Northlands Creative Glass with glass artist Richard Whiteley.

2003 Screen printing on ceramics and glass. University of the West of England.

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