About

2014

First exhibition of large drawings at The French Loft for the Arundel Gallery Trail as part of the Festival.

2010

Started drawing tuition with Piers Ottey in West Sussex.
Have learned more than I can say from this exceptional teacher.
The joy of producing work with one or two £1.50p pencils is wonderful!

Now draw whenever possible – am addicted.

1982

Asked to prepare an Interior Design scheme for the Chemical Bank in Paris.
Was successful and started my career in interior design.
Residential and Commercial clients plus private homes, all in London and West Sussex.

1965

Started my working life at Harpers Bazaar as a junior.
Within three months was Shophound Editor. Stayed two years.
Left to help launch a new fashion magazine for IPC.
Returned to Bazaar as Assistant Fashion Editor.

1962

West Sussex College of Art and Design.
Studied dress and textile design.
Awarded prize to work in London with famous couture dress house for 6 weeks as an intern.
It was the time of Mary Quant, Ozzie Clark etc and soon realise I was just not good enough.