I have exhibited in the Local Artists Open Exhibition at Harrogate's Mercer Gallery and other galleris in the UK and won various prizes and awards -
Holmfirth Art Week in Aid of the Macmillan Cancer Support.
Winner of the Calder Graphics prize (2007)
Thoresby Gallery, Nottinghamshire Open Exhibition.
Winner of the Tony Wilkinson Award (2008)
Winner of the international open competition -The Daler-Rowney 'Make Your Mark' professional category (2010)
Shortlisted in 'The Artist of the Year' competition run by the publishers of 'The Artist and Illustrator' magazine 2012 and 2013.
'Patchings Open Art'competition organised by 'The Artist' and 'Leisure painter' magazines - winner of the Nature in Art Award (2014) -
a week as artist in residence at Nature in Art, Gloucestershire.