I possess a passion for art and have the ability to communicate it to all ages. Able to create beautiful, tactile pieces possessing both textural and visual appeal. A coherent teacher, able to structure lessons for students of all cognitive abilities. Expert in the specialist techniques required for kiln firing of ceramic and glass materials. Able to appreciate design concepts relating to space (public and private) and the body. Wide experience of craft work and a keen understanding of the crossing point into art.
A strong drawer and sculptor. Skilled with wax, plaster, ceramics, textiles, glass and fabrics, as well as being able to make paper and felt. Able to use electric and gas kilns, slab rollers, pugmills, extruders, glass kilns, polishing wheels, sandblasters and mould-making equipment.