I have been involved in the arts all my working career, as a community artist,as a visual artist, as a designer, as a collaborator and as part of a creative team.
I have worked intensively in the area of arts and health in particular working with older people and with people with mental health issues.
I have extensive experience in working in schools and in the area of arts education.
I have worked as a private contractor with health boards, county councils, NGO's and have initiated and developed groups to work with other people.
I am primarily an artist who works in a social context.
Specialties: Painting, Environmental sculpture, Lantern Sculpture, Arts and health, Arts education and facilitation, Project and budget management, documentation of projects, interpersonal skills.