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Layers and Transparencies

August 9, 2020

A documentary of my recent artworks where I show the development of some of my mixed media artworks into digital transparent layered pieces using uv inkjet printing on perspex. 

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Music and Monuments stopmotion video

April 14, 2019

This video celebrates 6 Portuguese monuments inspired by mixed media canvases of them and their reinterpretation using transparent layering of uv inkjet printing on perspex. Looking through, rotating and interacting with each artwork is the intended result.

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Post Open Studio – images and remarks

March 25, 2018

The Open Studio weekend was a successful event for myself and my art students.  This was held simultaneously with my art colleague Franka Struys.  In the future we hope to include more artists.  It is dynamic to share ideas and discuss  different approaches to art. It is equally good to find art students who might…

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Collective Exhibition at Quinta do Cabo da Roca, Portugal

December 15, 2017

I selected a few mixed media artworks on canvas from my ongoing  ‘Trespassing’ and ‘Music & Monuments’ projects.  Some of the works depict buildings in ruins in an area of great natural beauty.  Some have been ‘upgraded’ as tourist venues.  Others are waiting to be developed and the hope is that their intrinsic historic qualities…

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UK Exhibitions

September 6, 2017

I have been invited to exhibit in two juried venues in the UK. In 2012 I was invited to exhibit at the Bankside Gallery by the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers.  From 2014-2017  the Society of Women Artists has invited me to exhibit in their annual summer shows. In 2014 I received the Frank Herring & Sons…

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July 7, 2016

An ongoing project centred on ruins and buildings in decay in Portugal struck a chord with a colleague and myself  culminating in an exhibition in July 2016 entitled ‘Trespassing’.   We visited (‘trespassed’)  buildings of historic interest which have been ‘let go’.  Local protestors are keen to preserve many of these buildings and it has become…

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Raising Funds for the Iberian Wolf Recovery Centre

April 17, 2015

The CRLI (Centro Recuperação de Lobo Ibérico)  launched ‘Last Push to Save the Iberian Wolf Recovery Centre’ ( in 2015 to save their 42 acre site in Mafra Portugal where approximately 15 wolves live.  It is the only wolf sanctuary in Portugal and Portugal has approximately 300 endangered wolves.  I donated 9 artworks that have…

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