1989-90   Edinburgh College of Art, Post Graduate Diploma, Edinburgh, Scotland.  

1987-89   Camberwell School of Arts & Crafts, Foundation and BA Honours Degree, London, England. 


Awards and Honors

2011   Honourable Mention, Mino International Ceramic Competition, Japan.

2009   Ceramic Review Award, Ceramics Open, Royal Birmingham Society of Artists, Birmingham, UK.

2007   Creative Development Award, Scottish Arts Council.

1995   Individual Development Award, Scottish Arts Council. 

1994   Makers Choice Award, Cardiff Design Show, UK. 

1992   Premier Winner, Fletcher Challenge Ceramics Award.


Select Public Collections 

Beaches Museum, Kansas State University

McManus Galleries, Dundee

Museum of Auckland, New Zealand

Paisley Museum, Glasgow, Scotland

Shipley Museum & Art Gallery, Gateshead

Triennale de Porcelaine, Nyon, Switzerland

Wellcome Buidling, University of Dundee

Select Recent Exhibitions (Solo and Group)

2016 "SOFA Chicago", Navy Pier, Chicago IL, represented by Tansey Contemporary. "LA Art Show", Los Angeles CA, represented by Tansey Contemporary.

2014   SOFA Chicago, Craft Scotland.  Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool.  British Ceramic Biennial, Stoke on Trent.

2013   “Ceramic Art London”, Royal College of Art.

2012   Gallery Nine, Bath, England.  Gallery Altena, Holland, Netherlands.  The Open Eye Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Edinburgh, Scotland.  “Ceramic Art London”, Royal College of Art.  “Visual Arts Scotland Annual Exhibition”, Edinburgh, Scotland.

2011   “Mino International Ceramics Competition”, Japan.  Gallery Bevere, Worcester, England.  The Hay Festival, Herefordshire, England.  “Grafika”, Royal Birmingham Society of Artists Gallery, Birmingham, England.

2010   “Ceramic Art London”, Royal College of Art, London.  “Contemporary Ceramics”, London, England.  Gallery SCA, Mixed Exhibition, Shropshire, England.

2009   “Visual Artist Scotland”, Gracefield Art Centre, Dumfries, Scotland.  “Scottish Homes and Interiors”, Craft Scotland.  “Open Ceramics Competition”, Royal Birmingham Society of Artists, Birmingham, England.  “Earth and Fire”, Rufford, England.  “Society Scottish Artists”, Vision Building, Dundee, England.  “Visual Arts Scotland”, The City Art Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland.