Portrait Artist of the Year 2021

Portrait Artist of the Year 2021

From 1000’s of entries, I was delighted to be chosen to take part in Portrait Artist of the Year 2021. It was an amazing experience, both exciting and scary, but one I’ll never forget. We were given 4 hours to complete a portrait and the competition was...
Alan St.Clair

Alan St.Clair

This portrait of Alan St. Clair was painted 10 years ago for my exhibition at the Chelsea Arts Club. Serving at the bar, he contributed so much with his warm and welcoming kindness and made every visit special. When he sadly passed away recently, the club decided to...
Alexandra Pringle

Alexandra Pringle

Alexandra Pringle, Editor in Chief, Bloomsbury Publishing, at home on the charming Chelsea houseboat where she lives with her husband, Rick Stroud. I was pleased when Alexandra said, “It’s lovely! It really feels like me.” This portrait was...
Royal Society of Portrait Painters

Royal Society of Portrait Painters

I was honoured to have my portrait of Andrew Logan selected by the Royal Society of Portrait Painters for their annual exhibition at the Mall Galleries. Despite the earlier frustrations of Lockdown, the show was rescheduled and put on in September, to the enjoyment of...
Proud Recipient of her Portrait

Proud Recipient of her Portrait

Dr. Eva Sammut receives her portrait which was part of the wonderful initiative #portraitsfornhsheroes. Many hundreds of artists offered to do portraits of our NHS heroes as a tribute to their dedication during the pandemic. I wanted to capture Eva’s beauty and...