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Forthcoming exhibitions 2018

Look out for my work in and around Glasgow and Edinburgh this November, as I’ll be exhibiting again at the Annan Gallery, Mansfield Park Gallery and Lemond Gallery. Lemond Gallery CHRISTMAS SHOW BEARSDEN Saturday 17th November and Sunday 18th November 2018, from 11.00am to 5.00pm daily. Lemond Gallery CHRISTMAS SHOW EDINBURGH Friday 23rd November to

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2018 update

The year so far has brought a few exhibitions, some larger scale work, and more time outdoors in the beautiful weather. I won’t be taking part in Perthshire Open Studios this year, rather I’ll be enjoying more time in the studio, making larger scale work again for the remainder of the year. Annan Gallery, Mansfield

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Platform Festival and more

Platform Festival From 24th-31st March, arts events will be taking place across Perthshire for the second Platform Festival, including poetry, music and visual art. This year, I will again be participating in both the Perthshire Visual Arts Forum and Perthshire Open Studios exhibitions, as part of the festival. See www.platformperth.co.uk for full event details. Perthshire Visual

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Published article

This month, the Scottish Rock Garden Club published an article about my work in their latest edition of The Rock Garden, an international subscription journal that is published twice a year. The article came about as a result of meeting the magazine editor during Perthshire Open Studios, where he was impressed by my paintings of snowdrops

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June Events

June is becoming a busy month for my work this year. This coming Sunday, from 2-4pm, we have the opening of our Stanley Artists‘ exhibition at Birnam Arts – all are welcome, there will be home baking and wine! We’re all really excited about exhibiting together, outside of our annual Open Studios event (that’s still happening

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arTay exhibition at Perth Festival

I’m delighted to have been invited to take part in arTay again this year, part of Perth Festival of the Arts, which is run by Hugh Goring and his team at Frames Gallery of Perth. The arTay marquee will be open to the public from the 18th to 21st May, and promises to showcase some of the best in Scottish visual

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2017 Exhibitions

Currently, I’m preparing for a few exhibitions that begin in the coming months, these include a group show with Strathearn Gallery, running from 11th February to 12th March, and I am delighted to be exhibiting there again. I will also be exhibiting with Perthshire Visual Arts Forum, as part of a members’ show, at the Royal

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Self motivation 

Any artist, or maker of anything, will likely tell you how difficult it is to stay motivated in their practice. Working predominantly on my own, as many artists do, means self motivation is key to my success, or achieving my goals.  Knowing my weaknesses, excuses, distractions etc is the first step to finding strategies to

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