Illustrator / author / artist

Swimmer with a towel.

It is about immersion. Painting is characterised by a sense of bewilderment, immersion, of an undirected exploration. A force of nature. For me the act of...
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St Imbecile in her earthly garment.

This image draws from a dream that I had when I was fourteen. The girl looks a lot like my daughter, Jen, at that age. It...

Player and Singer

Sometimes I visit my box of old photos in which there are pictures of relatives that I’ve never met. These are often black and...

A Family portrait.

Sometimes an idea arises and sticks in my mind, because it sits within its own ridiculous logic and laughs at me from there, until...

Rosa goes to Bondi.

  One of my first oil paintings, ‘Rosa goes to Bondi’ Starting with a blank canvas, something began to break the surface inside my head. A feeling...

Dinner Conversation

Dinner Conversation So the Great Divide erupts, the surface of the table splinters and we lose sight of each other behind a wall of rock...

Seabath and tea cup

This painting belongs to quite a number of pictures that I have painted over the years. They were based on the topic of days...

The Neice

Her stiff formal clothes have a picture book quality which I hope to incorporate into my next book. This is an image that I come...

Mother and Child

I returned the theme of Mother and Child when starting this series, it acts like a touch stone. This painting started from humble beginnings....

Box of Birds

My show was called Box of birds I love the saying ‘that no man knows what supports him’. Most people have a story they will tell you...