My Art Activity

All art is born of years of experiences and artistic activity. My artistic activity has been diverse. This CV focuses on formal art events and practice. Is does not include my extensive education background and achievements.


Post Grad. Dip. Ed. & Training (I.T.), Grad. Dip. Curric. Stud., B.Th., Grad. Dip. Ed., Dip App. Art, Dip. Min.

Areas of Arts Practice


Oil Painting – using glazing techniques in a plein air manner. The major focus of my art for over 50 years.


Two forms – art photographic journeys in the landscape, and individual traditional quality image making. Further information here or

Go to my Picfair store for purchases and licencing.  


Bespoke creative wearable art.

SIlver and Titanium Neck Tie


Poet and freeform slam artist using Shakespearian roots and iambic forms


1976          “100 Jelly” One person show RCAE Gallery

1978 “Creations from Creation” – Silver Group Show Wagga.

1981, 1982  The Alice Prize – Exhibited.

1984         “Landforms” One person Show Alice Springs

1988        “The A.R.T. Group” Group Show Mount Evelyn

1995,1996 Summer Salon Show Centre for Contemporary Photography

1996 “Centred Art” Group show Mount Evelyn

1999 “Kingdom Spaces” One Person Show St Johns Southgate Melb.

2014 “Arborphores Stories from the Wollemai One Person Show Purple Noon Gallery Freemans Reach

2003 “The Wood Show” Fairfield City Gallery

2015 “Tree Forms” One Person Show Poatina Tree Gallery

2018 “Justice and Mercy” One Person Show Poatina Tree Gallery

2019/20 “17 in Between 42” One Person Show -Painting, Silver and Photography Poatina Tree Gallery

2015-2020       Various Group Shows – Poatina Tree Gallery.

Artistic Activites

  Community Arts Project – Victorian/Mildura Arts Council “Dareton Bus Shed” 1982.

Dareton Aboriginal Community Health Centre – After school program.

1981 – 1982 Member – ‘Artists for Reformational Thinking’

1983 – 1996. Member CCP (Centre for Contemporary Photography)

1994-1996.   Member Celebration Arts 1998-1999.
Facilitator and Organising Committee “Art in Education Conference” NICE Katoomba – Calvin S Speaker. 1999
2005 Mount Tomah Restaurant Exhibitor

2005   Black Stump Festival Louvre Gallery Exhibitor

2008-2009   Black Stump Festival – Workshop presenter Christian Visual Arts

2008 & 2009 Member CVAN Christian Visual Arts Network

Purple Noon Gallery – general collection 2011

Artist in Residence – Poatina 2015

Member of Poatina Arts Colony 2015-Current
Tutor Silversmithing Annual FATA event 2016-2019