New Zealand Adventure

7th November 2018

I spent two weeks on a tour of the North and South Islands of New Zealand in October. It is the farthest I have ever travelled and it was a bit surreal to think I left the UK in Autumn and arrived in New Zealand in the Spring. The scenery was spectacular as well as … Continued

Update June 2018

25th June 2018

I haven’t updated the blog for a while but I have been busy. My involvement with Dialogue -the Bordeaux/Birmingham artist group has seen me exhibiting work in the Open Gardens Week End in the Aquitaine region of France earlier this month. Next year we are exhibiting at the Botanical Gardens and the Forum Des Arts … Continued

Belated Happy New Year

24th January 2018

Belated happy New Year everyone. Exhibiting at the Botanical gardens in Bordeaux in the Autumn as part of the Dialogue is the main focus this year. I have a couple a projects I am working on my own and as these develop will update you. Here are a couple of images of the Birmingham Wheel … Continued

Visit to Bordeaux

11th November 2017

In October Graham Chorlton and myself went to Bordeaux to meet up with Joss, Francis and Dominique from the Dialogue group of artists I belong to. We have a show at the Bordeaux Botanical Gardens next year and we went to see the Gardens and meet with the Director who gave us a tour. He … Continued

Birmingham Bear Trail and trip to Ipswich

2nd August 2017

We are half way through the summer and since my return from Hawaii I have spent a few days in Ipswich, Suffolk. I liked the town of Ipswich very much with it’s mixture of older buildings (including some nice traditional pubs), churches and the re-developed waterfront which is home to the University of Suffolk. I … Continued

Cairnhill Open Gardens, France. June 2017

5th July 2017

Hi everyone. My friend Joss Burke hosts artist works in her magnificent garden in the first week end in June in the Aquitaine region of France about an hour outside Bordeaux. Her garden features as part of an open garden weekend across the whole region. It is a very popular event with hundreds of people … Continued

Hawaii trip

14th June 2017

Hi all. Got back after two weeks in the US in which I visited the Hawaiian islands of Oahu and Hawaii the Big Island! It was much to short a time but I got around as much as I could to take photographs. On Oahu I stayed in Honolulu but managed to get out to … Continued

Happy Easter

20th April 2017

Springtime has arrived and I took some photographs early morning alongside Shard End Lake in eastern outskirts of Birmingham. I particularly like the cherry blossom at this time of year. At the end of May I am flying to California and then onto Hawaii so looking forward to that. Just finishing off a photo book … Continued

An update!

27th March 2017

It’s been a while since I have updated the blog and thought it was time to let you know some of the things I have been up to. I have been working on a project to document the Birmingham Wholesale Market before it demolished. The Wholesale Markets are moving out to a new location in … Continued

Festive Greetings

1st January 2017

Happy Year Everyone. Hoping it will be good for one and all. I had a successful year last year and hope things will continue. Planning a trip to Hawaii in early summer, and hope to work with the Dialogue group for our next exhibition project. Currently working on a photo documentary project of the Birmingham … Continued