About the artist
A mix of large abstract mixed media paintings and smaller prints, collages, cards inspired by the sea and my love of swimming.
I studied art foundation in Brighton, followed by a gap year before
university which turned into a gap decade before having children. I traveled the
world and worked in the charity sector. After having my first child I picked up my
paint brushes again. A friend bought my first painting while it was still drying. I
continued to experiment with mixed media and discovered my love of abstract,
colour and gold leaf. I have exhibited my work across Sussex,
Hampshire and London including the Ox Contemporary, Pallant House Gallery,
Brick Lane Gallery and Do Not Obstruct in Brighton.
I also sell my work in many shops and galleries around the south coast.
My work is playful and experimental. I am not afraid of colour and texture and I
instinctively understand composition, line, colour, texture and form. My painting
process is intuitive, I spontaneously explore mark making and use gold leaf in a
subtle enough way to lift the composition. My work constantly changes; it’s an
ongoing exploration of joy, fearlessness and fun. I immerse myself in the
process and there’s a piece of me in every painting.
You can access Clovelly Road from Manor Road or Park Road in Southbourne. There is plenty of on street parking.
10 Clovelly Road, Southbourne, PO10 8PD