Born in Wolverhampton 1954
Lived in Stoke-on-Trent, Manchester, Saudi Arabia and currently residing on a hill in Cannock.
September 1972 – July 1973Foundation Course, Wolverhampton Polytechnic
September 1973 – July 1976
BA Graphic Design, North Staffordshire Polytechnic, Stoke-on-Trent
Grade: BA (Hons)
September 1976 – July 1977
MA Graphic Design, Manchester Polytechnic, Manchester
Currently working for LMR as a Creative Director for Lean Management products, literature and branding and promotion of sporting activities.
Brand Logistics – Creative Director
Freelance – Pearson Associates – Creative Director
Eastment & Pearson – Creative Director
Paul Newman Studio – Studio Manager
TPR International (Public Relations) – Senior Graphic Designer
Kilvington Associates – Senior Graphic Designer
Kynoch Graphic Design – Senior Graphic Designer
Saudi Arabian Airlines – Senior Graphic Designer / Studio Manager
Publicity & Tourism Manchester Town Hall – Graphic Designer
As an illustrator I have always been interested in drawing and painting and have a great interest in digital art since the UK received its first Apple Macs. I continually experiment with making my own brushes to use within Photoshop to produce digital art.
Inspirations:- David Hockney, Peter Doig, Alan Fletcher, Alvaro Castagnet, Joseph Zbukvic, Henri Matisse, Rowland Hilder, William Heaton Cooper and many more…
Riverside Gallery, Richmond in their ‘Brave New Worlds’ exhibition – 2011