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November 2020

Myself and 5 other  artists held a very successful annual exhibition in the St Andrews Parish Hall, Cambridge. The opening night on 30th October was well attended and I sold 3 paintings that night and another 3 over the next few days. I have just sent 4 paintings off to The Dunedin Art Show....

November 14, 2020


Last year was mainly spent with getting our garden landscaped and all the things that go with moving to a new house. So, painting  was on the back burner for a while although I did complete some commissions and exhibited at The Dunedin Art Show and Art-X in Napier selling some paintings. I was also invited to submit a painting for a calendar, which will be for 20121 ...

February 29, 2020

NZ Art Show

The NZ Art Show was on this weekend at the TSB Arena in Wellington with over 300 artists exhibiting and I am happy to say that I sold 2 paintings. It was a very big show with a huge variety of art for sale and large numbers of art lovers visiting....

June 6, 2017

Commissioned painting

As the snow melts on Mt Ruapehu, it flows into Lake Taupo, then into the Waikato River before making it's way to the sea, where the water cycle continues. The 3 parts of this commissioned painting are - Mt Ruapehu, The Fairfield Bridge in Hamilton, and the beach at Raglan on the West Coast of the North Island, New Zealand...

December 11, 2016

Art Expo Nelson

11 paintings all packaged up to go to Art Expo Nelson which will be held at Saxon Stadium in Nelson over Labour weekend....

October 12, 2016

The photo and the painting

Above is a photo taken by my daughter from National Park. The early evening sun casts long shadows across the land. Below is my interpretation of it....

July 23, 2016

Successful Exhibitions

Well, the NZ Art Show in Wellington is done and dusted as is Artex National Art exhibition in Napier and Christchurch Art Show. I have sold 4 of my paintings. Nelson Art Show is next at Labour Weekend so I will be busy for a few months!...

July 11, 2016

NZ Art Show

Congratulations to the NZ Art Show for another successful exhibition. I sold my painting "Evan's Bay Boatsheds". Christchurch Art Show is next week and Art- X National Art Exhibition is open in Napier at the moment. I have been invited to apply for the Nelson Art Show, so the paintbrushes will need to fly!...

June 19, 2016

Holidays are over

Well the holidays are over and it is time to get the paintbrushes out again. I have just sold "Shadows - Mt Ruapehu", which is on it's way to Western Australia. This has prompted me to update my website after a rather relaxed time. (artwise anyway) I will need to get moving to have enough paintings for exhibitions in Wellington and Napier this year....

January 12, 2016


I sold two paintings at the National Art Exhibition (Artex) held recently in Napier. I also sold one at the NZ Artshow in Wellington....

July 12, 2015

NZ Art Show

I have been selected to exhibit at the NZ Art Show , 19 -21 june 2015, TSB Bank Arena, Wellington. See

December 9, 2014

Lindis Pass in Winter

I am working on a painting of the Lindis Pass in winter at the moment. It is coming together well and I am looking forward to seeing it finished!...

November 19, 2014


I have been enjoying creating my new website with the easy to use Rocketspark system! Now, back to painting.........

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