1982 - present:

Illustration, art, artwork on commission.


November: Group Exhibition. South Seas Botanical. with Tabatha Forbes, Barry Dabb, and Jeremy Shirley. The Zeus Gallery, Tauranga, NZ

June - August: Travel in Europe. Attended RHS Botanical Art Exhibition and Seminar London.

Feb - March: Group Exhibition. TU. with James Ormsby, Wendy Pedersen, and Jamie Harkins. Tauranga Art Gallery, NZ


June - October: Travelled as assistant and photographer to Prof. Peter Maddison. Taiwan, Palau, Pohnpei, Guam, Tahiti, Rapa Nui, The Galapagos, Peru, Ecuador, Florida, Costa Rica. Attended The Pacific Science Congress (Taipei) and The International Congress of Entomology (Orlando).

May: Commissioned to Pikitia Postcards. Kea, Tui, Hoiho and Kiwi paintings on sale throughout NZ.

Feb - March: Solo Exhibition. The Bee Appreciation Society AGM. Cottleston Gallery, Tauranga, NZ


July: Mural backdrop for Katikati Bioblitz, Katikati, NZ

March: Group Exhibition New Works - New Walls, Zeus Gallery, Tauranga

February: Two-Person Exhibition EARTH•WATER•FIRE, with Andrew Caldwell. Cottleston Gallery, Tauranga, NZ


December: Group Exhibition Our Bees with Yaniv Janson. Cottleston Gallery, Tauranga, NZ

October: Group Exhibition and charity auction Whio. Breast Cancer Support auction. Gallery 59, Tauranga, NZ  

August: Solo Exhibition  KUAKA The Godwit. Cottleston Gallery Tauranga, NZ 

January: Artist residency (Katikati): Art in the Bush


September: Artist residency (Whakatane): Art on the Farm

August: Artist residency (Pahoia): Art on the Farm


October: Group Exhibition, calendar and charity auction Godwit Plumage. 'More FM' Breast Cancer Support auction.

July, August: Artist residency Tauranga:  Art in the Petshop.

June: Solo Exhibition Godwit Series 1. Cottleston Gallery Tauranga:

May: Post-Graduate Diploma, Art and Design, AUT University, Auckland


October : AUT Graduate Group Exhibition:  Bee. St Paul's Gallery, Auckland.

2010-2011 :      

Dec-Jan : Downtown Studio: W.A.S. (Working Artist Studio) Tauranga.


November : Graduated Aka Rakai Toi Diploma in Art, BoP Polytechnic, Tauranga.

October : Group BOP Tech Exhibition: Killing Room 13. The Laundromat Gallery, Tauranga.


November : Group BOP Tech Exhibition: Fire-Bellied Frog. The Void Gallery, Tauranga.


Travel - Australia, UK, Eire, Italy, France, USA, Germany, Switzerland, Austria

Private art tutoring, primary and d-t-d relief teaching.

Completed Bursary Art History, Painting.

 Completed Post-graduate Diploma in Teaching (primary)

 Completed B.Sc. (Geog, Psych)