Time-served (apprenticeship) and qualified mechanical engineer
BA (hons) Philosophy, University of York.
Uni of London – Imperial College (Only briefly! – Oh how I hate computers!)
Taken on initially as a visualizer, then in-house writer with London publisher.
MA Fine Art
Exhibited at Mall Galleries; solo Millennium Gallery, Nantwich, Lyceum Theatre, Crewe; solo Burslem School of Art;  3 Counties Keele; Private collaborative exhibition, Cheshire house; 2017 ‘Talking Pictures’, solo exhibition at Millennium Gallery, Nantwich;
Tutor for classes in Life Drawing, Watercolour; now General Drawing
Design (with Weaver Designs) for video and websites, including collaborative music projects with baseline people
Published 7 books in The Truth about Watercolour series
Published 2 books in The Truth about Drawing series
Published 2 books of fiction (poetry) Oscar the Pike & other (Potteries) Poems
The Bottle kiln – Stories & Poems co-authored with Eva Bennett
Reading events at various local venues (book shops, museums, libraries and open mics).