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Florence Flies Away

Florence Flies Away was my first book and so will always hold a special place in my heart.  The characters were created as the final part of my MA and it was the first solo project I completed following my graduation. It began as a very small edition of twenty five hand bound and screen […]

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The Bear – new drawings

  I will be showing new work from the story ‘The Bear ‘ this summer.  I have taken a selection of images from the story to create some single prints.  I love seeing the drawings sequentially like this, placing them side by side shows how the story flows from one scene to the next.

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The White Butterfly

  The White Butterfly is a story based on a legend that believes the butterfly to be the souls of loved ones that have passed away.  I made a lot of progress with this story last year but have had to put it aside as I am preparing for Summer shows.  I plan to return […]

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Night Night Lily – Some words about a silent story

    I have always been intrigued by unusual relationships between people and animals, so I had a rough idea of where my story was to begin – favourite books of mine being ‘The Bear’ by Raymond Briggs,’Where the Wild Things Are’ by Maurice Sendak and ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe’ by C.S.Lewis. […]

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