Born, Kingston upon Thames 1948.
Studied Fine Art at Kingston, Epsom, Guildford and Farnham schools of Art.
Won a David Murray landscape Scholarship from the Royal Acadamy of Arts in 1965.
Started working professionally as an illustrator in 1974 and worked on commissions to create book covers for authors including Catherine Cookson, Maeve Binchy, Lena Kennedy, Emma Blair and Edwina Currie.
While continuing to work as an illustrator he also specialises in portrait and landscape commissions.