I live and work on the Isle of Skye, in the North West of Scotland. My work is inspired and informed by a powerful combination of elemental forces – climate, landscape and history. My motivation as an artist is to find my place in this.
My collections, Contour, Erosion and Midden, are separate but also interconnected, and are a continuation of my lifelong love of texture. I make mostly functional forms, bowls, jars, boxes, rather than direct representations of the landscape, because they are innately human vessels; they represent the human condition of surface and contents…
Upcoming Events & Exhibitions
19/11/2018 - 15/12/2018
10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Exhibition at The Round House Gallery
Visit the 29th ‘Bakers Dozen’ Ceramics Exhibition at The Round House Gallery. This show is personally selected by Phil and Leah Evans. They have chosen a stellar cast of potters – David and Margaret Frith, Peter Hayes, John Maltby, Robin Welch, John Christie, Alain Fichot, Raewyn Harrison, Wied & Diederik Heyning, Philip Evans, Sasha Wardell, Adam Frew. I am very happy to be showing 13 pieces of my work here, including this favourite of mine.
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28/02/2019 - 03/03/2019
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
I am delighted to be exhibiting again at Collect2019.
In the company of 14 other makers represented by Craft Scotland. Ambitious work from some of Scotland’s finest makers working in silversmithing & gold-smithing, furniture making, ceramics, glass and metal.
Collect is the craft sector’s premier showcase. It brings together galleries, artists and collectors from around the world. It offers an unrivalled opportunity to see contemporary, museum-quality craft from makers represented by 30-plus of the world’s best galleries.
I shall be showing new ceramics in the Erosion series of large Earth Jars, and also collections of small pieces currently in development.