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September 16, 2019

Interview with Landmark

Landmark art fairs have been interviewing some of the artists that will take part in this years Autumn Fair. I was one of the lucky artists that were chosen and answered questions about my art and the inspiration behind it.

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April 30, 2019

I bought a Kiln!!

I have been starting to paint ceramics recently and have been really enjoying it.

Today I finally decided it was time to go all in and I have bought a Nabertherm kiln for my studio.

I am excited to start to fire my own ceramics.

Keep an eye out for my new line in decorated ceramics.

April 07, 2019

New Studio

I am pleased and excited to announce I have now found a studio space in ASC Studios in Kingston upon Thames.

I have enjoyed working from home but my art and business have outgrown the house, so it was time to move into my own space.

I will also be able to organise and run courses from here so click below if you are interested in learning Tezhip.

ASC studios houses many fabulous local professional artists.

We will also take part in the KAOS (Kingston Artists Open Studios) twice a year where the studio will be open to the public, this is a great opportunity to buy great art by the artists directly.

Keep an eye on my page for upcoming events.....

April 04, 2019

Interview with Script n' Scribes Magazine

Script n' Scribes Magazine approached me for an interview to discuss my background in Tezhip, my inspirations and advice to anyone wishing to start in the artform.

April 03, 2019

Newspaper interview

Following on from winning the Woking Art Society Spring Exhibition best painting prize with my piece "Timeless".

I was lucky enough to be interviewed by the Woking News and Mail about my background and my art.

"Timeless" is available for purchase, please contact me if you are interested in owning this stunning painting.

March 10, 2019

I won Woking Art Societies Spring Trophy

I was delighted to hear that I had won the prize for best painting at the Woking Art Society group Exhibition at the Lightbox Gallery...

My piece "Timeless" was the judges choice and given the Spring prize. 

 

April 24, 2018

New Illumination/Tezhip Levels I&II workshops 2018

Following on from the success of the 10 week beginners illumination course I taught at the Yunus Emre Institue in London.

We are starting two new courses for both beginners and intermediate levels.

The level I course last for 8 weeks and is every Wednesday starting 16th May 2018

The level II course last for 8 weeks and is every Thursday starting 17th May 2018

For more details, please click on the link below

The course fee includes all course materials.

February 25, 2018

Guildford Art Society members exhibition

Guildford Art Society will have a free entry member’s exhibition at the Guildford House Gallery on Guildford High Street between 5th to 20th May 2018.

I will be exhibiting a few paintings, that will also be for sale, as well as being there in person on the 5th & 6th between 14.00-16.00.

Feel free to swing past for a chat.

In addition there will be a selection of affordable art from talented local artists.

January 29, 2018

Windsor Contemporary Art Fair 2018

After the success of 2017, I will be back at this year’s Windsor Contemporary Art Fair on 9th to 11th November 2018.

The fair will be held at the Royal Windsor Racecourse in Windsor. 

Amongst the work’s I will have for sale will be original paintings as well as limited edition prints and cards.

The Fair is a prominent national arts event. It will showcase the best artists that the UK and Europe have to offer.

December 21, 2017

Landmark Art Fair 2018

I am excited to be part of this year’s Landmark Art fair in Teddington.

The fair runs from 18th-20th May 2018

I will have the usual selection of original artwork as well as limited edition prints and cards.

The Fair has a vibrant variety of visual art including painting, print making, photography, jewellery, glass, collage and sculpture.

There are upwards of 80 exhibitors.

December 18, 2017

Childwickbury Art Fair 2018

I have been invited to take part in next years Childwickbury Art Fair between 6-8th July 2018.

Amongst the works, I will have for sale will be original paintings, limited edition prints and cards, as well as live painting demonstrations on my stall.

Childwickbury Arts Fair offers art, live music, food and drink in the beautiful grounds of the Childwickbury estate, the home and nerve centre of Stanley Kurbrick and his movies until his death, and still lived in by his wife Christine Kurbrick.

December 05, 2017

Traditional Tezhip Illumination Workshops 2018

I will be starting workshops in 2018.

The course will include an overview of the history and origins of the art.

Students will  learn how to design and paint an illuminated shamsa compassion, meaning “sun burst”. This is a classic Islamic manuscript illumination style incorporating gilded plant and floral designs.

By the end of the workshop, each student should have a finished piece of artwork.

All levels of ability and experience welcome.

The course fee includes course materials.

December 03, 2017

Surrey Contemporary Art Fair 2018

I will be at next years Surrey Contemporary Art Fair on 24th to 25th February 2018. The fair will be held at the Sandown Park Race Course in Esher. 

Amongst the works I will have for sale will be originals as well as limited edition prints and cards.

The Fair is a prominent national arts event. It will showcase the best artists that the UK and Europe have to offer.

Inspirational. Unique. Engaging. The Surrey Contemporary Art Fair promises to be all these things and so much more.

December 01, 2017

Mynt Image Gift and Craft Fair, Guildford

I will also be at  Guildford Guildhall for their craft market

There will be smaller original paintings for sale as well as prints, cards and other gift and home ideas using my designs. Come down and bag a bargain!

The event 10th March 2018.

September 11, 2017

Chester Art Fair Affordable Art Charity Sale

I am pleased to announce that I will be taking part in this years CAF100 charity art sale. I have donated my piece "Stars on the Sky".

This is for The Countess Charity and the Babygrow Appeal. Local to the area the charity raises money for the development of a new Neonatal Unit at the Countess of Chester Hospital.

June 30, 2017

I will be at the Chester Arts Fair from 17th to 19th November 2017

I exhibit at this years Chester Arts Fair on 17th to 19th November 2017. The fair will be held at Chester Racecourse. 

I will have originals for sale as well as limited edition prints.

Come down and get yourself a bargain.

The Fair bring some of the most exciting contemporary art work existing in modern society. With hundreds  of paintings, sculpture, glass, ceramics and original prints all shown in a friendly and relaxed environment, the Chester Art Fair really does have something for everyone.

June 06, 2017

Woking Society of Arts members exhibition

Woking Society of Arts will have a free members exhibition in Mercia Walk Woking Saturday 10th June 2017.

I will be exhibiting a few paintings, that will also be for sale, as well as being there in person. Feel free to swing past for a chat.

In addition there will be a selection of affordable art from talented local artists.

May 23, 2017

I will be at the Windsor Comtemporary Art Fair 11th to 12th November 2017

I will be at this years Windsor Contemporary Art Fair on 11th to 12th November 2017. The fair will be held at the Royal Windsor Race Course. 

Amongst the works I will have for sale will be originals as well as limited edition prints.

Now in its 13th year, the Fair is a prominent national arts event. It brings together over 150 artists, printmakers, photographers, sculptors, ceramicists and selected galleries from the UK and Europe to offer the very best in contemporary art.  

March 22, 2017

Interview with The Lightbox

The Lightbox was kind enough to interview me for my solo exhibition Reflection & Illumination.

In the interview I talked more about myself, my journey into Tezhip and the art form itself.

March 01, 2017

Reflection and Illumination exhibition at The Lightbox, Woking

My solo exhibition ran for 3 weeks from 21st March 2017 at The Lighbox in Woking.

I would like to thank everyone who came to visit and especially all the staff and volunteers at The Lightbox for all their help.

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