Drawing, Printmaking, Documentary drawing.
Open Studio 2015
The next Open Studio event will take place on Sunday 13th December 2015.
Home made refreshments will be served in aid of the AGBI
(Artists General Benevolent Institution ).
The Hollies Studio, 79 School Lane, Hartford, Cheshire CW8 1PG 01606 77006
Art & Surgery
3rd October - 29th November more than 50 drawings from the War Art
& Surgery project will be exhibited at The Brindley, Runcorn
Follow this link to see TV interview recorded at The Brindley in the War Art & Surgery exhibition:-
As a response to Henry Tonks WW1 pastel portraits over 150 drawings have been produced representing military surgeons in training and the rehabilitation of recently wounded soldiers on their road to recovery.
drawings reflect the training and expertise of clinicians and the
heroism of those who survived life-changing injuries.
"War, Art and Surgery: Rehabilitation and Reconstruction in the work of Henry Tonks and Julia Midgley"
edited by Samuel J.M.M. Alberti, is now available from :-
for full details and further information please visit
Some of the drawings are illustrated to the left and also at :-
Drawings from the War Art & Surgery
project are now available for acquisition
and can be viewed by appointment in the Cheshire studio.
War Art & Surgery is an Arts Council England funded project
For enquries please contact:- 01606 77006 or
e mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Personal work uses drawings of horses, often as a metaphor, often as studies for larger works. There are new Horse drawings on the Horses page .
Visit the Printmaking page to see award winning etchings or click on the appropriate image below for Personal, Documentary, Horses, Amphitheatre, and DLA Piper pages.
As a member of artistsinarchaeology I worked on the
Riverside Project from 2007 -09 :-
DLA Piper Artist in Residence 2007 - 2008 for the new Liverpool School of Art & Design building designed by Rick Mather for L.J.M.U. :- http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/corporatecommunications/92595.htm
For further reportage projects click on documentary page link below
1993 and 2000 Laing
Landscape Awards (Manchester)
1996 The Rainford
Trust Prize ( painting )
1996 The Gainsborough's
House Prize ( printmaking , and ... most recently in
2007 "Coast" National competition and exhibition ( painting )
2009 The Printmaking Today Prize - R.E. Annual exhibition Bankside Gallery London
Fellow of the Royal
Society of Painter Printmakers, R.E.
Reader in Documentary
Drawing at Liverpool School Art & Design, Liverpool John Moores University ( ret'd 2013).
Member & past Vice
President of the Manchester Academy of Fine Arts;
C.A.N. (Cheshire Artists
The Chelsea Arts Club
email: email@example.com. or call 01606 77006