September 2016 - ongoing
October 2015 - September 2016
July 2014 - March 2016
September 2014 - March 2015
April - August 2014
Summer 2013 - ongoing
Exhibition & Competitions
January - March 2015
2009 - 2011
2016 - ongoing
2015 - 2016
October 2014 - May 2015
1990 - 2012
2012 - 2015
2001 - 2002
1985 - 1988
Studio Glass Artist - Fired Glass.
Glass Technician at Daedalian Glass Studio, Lancashire.
Volunteer at Art in Action - Glass Tent, Waterperry Gardens, Oxfordshire.
TA to Sue Woolhouse - National Glass Centre and Equal Arts Charity Meet Me Project.
To Bewick and Back project - University of Sunderland's Walking, Art, Landscape and Knowledge (WALK) research group.
TA to Sue Woolhouse - National Glass Centre Gillian Dickinson Community Project Journeys with Southwick Neighbourhood Youth Project (SNYP).
Internship - Inge Panneels & Minako Shirakura Wordsworth and Basho: Walking Poets Exhibition.
Internship with Yorgos Papadopoulos - University of Sunderland.
Part time employment - Learning and Engagement Department, National Glass Centre, Sunderland.
Internship - Jeffrey Sarmiento's solo exhibition Construction, National Glass Centre, Sunderland.
Internship - Equal Arts Charity, Gateshead.
Internship - Inge Panneels - for Map-i : Mercator Exhibition, Belgium.
Suffolk Open Studios - Gt Glemham Art Exhibition, Suffolk.
Chester Art Fair.
CGS East Exhibition - Riverside Glass, Wrexham, Norfolk.
Suffolk Open Studios.
Spring Exhibition Number Four Gallery, St Abbs, Scotland.
Drawn to the Coast Exhibition Contemporary Glass Society Eastern Hub at Belfry Arts Centre, Norfolk.
New Designers 2015 Graduate Show, Business Design Centre, Islington, London.
MADE Glass and Ceramics Degree Show at National Glass Centre, Sunderland.
Wish You Were Here Contemporary Glass Society Open Exhibition at 2015 British Glass Biennale.
Response to Thomas Bewick Exhibition, Gateshead Civic Centre.
East West Art Award Competition (EWAAC) 2014 - shortlisted.
Dry Run The Shipley Gallery, Gateshead.
Charles Bray Award for Studentship and Sedgefiled Pottery Award for Excellence in Glass at Glass and Ceramics Degree Show, MADE at the University of Sunderland, National Glass Centre.
Master Class at North Lands Creative Glass, Caithness, Scotland - Angela Thwaites.
Kiln-casting and multi-part mould making course - University of Sunderland - Katya Filmus.
Skills Class "Wild Engraving" at North Lands Creative Glass, Caithness, Scotland - Heather Gillespie
Master Class at North Lands Creative Glass, Caithness, Scotland - Eeva Kasper.
Contemporary Glass Society Conference - National Glass Centre, Sunderland.
Short glass courses at Liquid Glass Centre (Kim Atherton); West Dean College; (Brett Manley; Barbara Mason; Kate Baden-Fuller, Katrina Beattie).
Kiln-formed glass: fusing, slumping, casting, pate de verre, bas-relief.
Decal and screen printing.
Cold shop work: engraving, polishing, sandblasting.
IT Skills: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Rhino CAD.
Communication & organisation skills, time management, resource and budget management.
Contemporary Glass Society (CGS).
Glass Technician - Daedalian Glass Studios, Lancashire.
Chair of CGS Eastern Hub
Royal Navy Commissioned Officer specialising in training management, education, personnel management and human resources.
University of Sunderland BA First Class Honours Glass and Ceramics.
Kings College London - MA Defence Studies.
University of Birmingham - BA(Comb. Hons) Geography and Archaeology.