Based on a greek mythological story about a minotaur being bought virgins from other islands I really wanted to show the extremes of the fury and strength of the minotaur apposed to the fragility and fear of the virgins. Despite the violent subject matter, it was a lot of fun to paint. This was because I could put lots of energy into the painting using big brush strokes and keeping the whole style rather loose. Read more »
Works vary from black and white charcoal and ink illustrative style with subject matter ranging from mythological subjects to figurative studies. Also likes to experiment with a more abstract style which tends to be more about bold colour splashes and texture.
Most works are on large scale canvases, this with a mixed use of media compliments the bold subject matter. Read more »