Born and educated in Edinburgh. Graduated from the Edinburgh College of Art in drawing and painting, and after a travelling scholarship, studied printmaking as a postgraduate.
A professional member of both the RSW and SSA, and worked full time teaching Art and Design in Edinburgh for over thirty years.
Worked frequently with the many excellent local Art Clubs in the Edinburgh area, as well as teaching weekend courses.
Has now relocated to live on the beautiful Cowal peninsula where endlessly watching the sea, and cycling, fills the days.
And doing a little painting of course.