Pop up shop grand opening!

I am excited to be teaming up with Craft Central Markets and opening a unique pop-up shop in Lower Hutt’s CBD this week. We are opening in previously-vacant shop on the corner of Laings Road and High Street, Lower Hutt. It is a beautiful corner location, with big windows, lots of light and all the space we need. […]

My Dad rocks a beard like a Pirate

For Fathers Day this year I have designed a customisedprint called “My Dad” The words in the banner at the top are hand drawn, and can be chosen by the person buying the print. Here are some ideas: “My Dad eats fish and chips like a Pirate” “My Dad rocks as hard as a Pirate” […]

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 […]

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 […]

New typeface print

I’ve been working on a typeface print for the last few weeks. My plan is to turn it into a working font, although I haven’t got that far yet. In the meantime I am going to produce this as an A2 open edition print. Here is the print:   I’ve also been playing with the […]

NZ Art Show work

Below are the paintings that I exhibited at the NZ Art show, 25 – 28th July. The paintings that sold are marked as such.  Thanks to everyone that came the NZ Art show, particularly those who picked up one or more of my works.

Endemic World interview

I was interviewed last week by Endemic World. Here is most of the interview, just pop over to the Endemic blog to check out the whole thing. They also stock some of my prints and originals and if you are in Auckland you can go and check them out. You’re a photography teacher as well as artist. […]

Tree of Life

My latest screen print is a large A2 print of a tree with its roots spreading into the ground. It was inspired by my sister Jessie’s wedding stamp, which was a silhouette of a tree and roots. I really like how the patterns move and develop organically to give the impression of leaves. This screen […]