NZ Native Birds Colouring Book

I am very excited to announce the release of my latest project – the NZ Native Birds Colouring Book! They are available to purchase in the SHOP. Take a journey of discovery around New Zealand and explore our native birds. From the Rifleman at Cape Reinga to the Kakapo on Stuart Island, colour your way though […]

Nautical Screen Prints

I have a solo exhibition opening 1st October at Endemic World, 62 Ponsonby Rd, Auckland. The show is called “Walk the Plank” and will feature all nautical themed artworks. I’m excited to be releasing these two prints at the show. They will be available online after the release. I will also have a selection of […]

Hutt News feature

I had a chat to the editor of the Hutt Newsabout my art and the Naenae Makers’ Club a few days ago and he wrote this feature about me in the latest edition (click on the image below to read the whole article). It’s greatbeing in my local paper and I’m excited about the Art […]

2015 NZ Art Show work

Its coming up to one of my favourite times of year: next week is the NZ Art Show, held at the TSB Arena in Wellington. I have a ‘single artist wall’ at the show, which means that Ill be there in person to talk about my works and sell my paintings and prints. The NZ […]

Retro skateboard series

I’ve been working on a series of nautical-themed artworks. I painted directly on to skateboard shapes cut out of plywood and really like the way the shape of the works interact with the composition of the images. I’ve incorporated some of my organic patterns into the works, which work especially well in the waves. There […]

My dead moustache

My latest painting continues the themeof the tattooed skeleton, with the idea that tattoos are deeper than the skin. This artworkhas a playful moustache renderedin the organic patterns that I use in a lot of in my work. This piece measures 94 x 118cm and willbe exhibited at the launch of the NZ Art Show […]

New prints for 2015

I have just completed these three new A3 prints. The huia, hare and fox cub are all open edition prints, but I colour them by hand to make each one unique. They are available for NZ$90 each in my online shop HERE,or for a limited time you can pick up a print for only $50 […]

Kakapo Ink exhibition

Last Friday wasthe opening of my exhibition at Kakapo Ink tattoo studio/gallery in Wellington, New Zealand. I am interested in developing the links between tattooing and my art, and have had lots of comments about how my flowing patterns would work well as tattoos. Lots of these prints are available through my SHOP Feel free […]

Dead or Alive tattooed goat

This is the latest painting in a series that I’ve been working onfor the opening of my exhibition at Kakapo Ink. (see the invite at the bottom of the post – I’d love you to come along if you are in Wellington, NZ) The series concentrates onthe conceptof tattooing as represented by the organic pattern. […]