Installation

Narrative

Narrative is all about information and leading you on in a story. Usually it is all about conversation to take a story forward and engage you to keep your interest. Mostly it is involving people and sometimes animals but it is always about the experience shared. In case of these Read more…

Masters Degree Log

Magician

This sculpture was a product of one day’s work so intensely that it left me feeling totally drained and exhausted. The idea started off by working with building site materials – continuing with the use of industrial, house building material to bring the world of manly occupation into art. I’m Read more…

Bronze

Bronze Casting in Wales

For my continuous professional development at University of Chichester, I had the opportunity to go on a weekend course in bronze casting at New British Art in Wales. That was lucky! I learned a tremendous amount in a very short space of time and was then equipped well enough to Read more…

Metal

Hearts

The job of being an artist leads you on a different path every day. Today I have been making wire hearts of all things! It seems a random thing to do but I am developing a prototype for a commission for St Catherine’s Hospice for an event planned for September 2018. Read more…

Flashing

Serenity

As part of my investigations into the theme of masculinity I was making heads of imaginary people accentuating some features to find out what certain ways of doing things would do to the interpretations of a particular image. I have also started utilising man made materials, some with an industrial Read more…

Masculinity

Men

I started off this line of enquiry by looking into expressions on a man’s face while utilising the stereotypes of what a man should look like. The idea ‘man’s head’ can conjure plenty of images in my mind and I wanted to use these ideas to create an imaginary set Read more…

Clay

Beard Head

This is clearly a work in progress piece and will have a couple of stages to it yet. First of all it will need drying and firing and then possibly glazing if it survives the process. I have already done one like this that has, unfortunately, exploded in the kiln Read more…

Masculinity

Man on Wire

During the last couple of months I’ve been making a man in true Frankfurter way: so far he has got a frame and is beginning to have some sort of a life… Seriously though, this sculpture is a look at how upscaling the small figures I’ve been doing in the Read more…