I created this series when I lived in Liverpool, UK. It was after we got married, already ten years since then.
My small studio space looked out through the drizzle into the neighbours kitchen in the huge terrace house next door. It looked warm in there…. Read More
The Byron Bay Love Birds were my attempt to make something that people would love. Something likeable. Something relatively inoffensive compared to some of my other, darker pieces. Something that made people smile.
I did my first few bird paintings in the middle of the night. We were living… Read More
I heard someone say, "so inappropriate for a cafe, can you believe they would hang that"....
I worked in that cafe making coffee at the time that some of these pieces were hanging. My boss let me put them up for sale. It was around then when I realised that Byron Bay was actually quite conservative. Anyone would think they had never seen bare breasts before, all they had to do was walk a few hundred metres to the beach….. Read More
We had just moved from our small house with the wrap around porch and into a big yellow warehouse in Byron Bay, which we promptly painted white. We built a little shop with a Barber chair in the back and the rest for the space was for art and humans….. Read More