Biography

1959 – Born Hayling Island, England.
1972 – 1975 - Educated Cranford House School, Moulsford.
1975 – 1977 - Maidenhead College of Art. Foundation Course, BA(Hons) Fine Art.
1980 – Met partner, painter Charlie Watts, lived Eldersfield Gloucestershire.
1987 – They moved permanently to Cornwall. ACME studio at Porthleven.
1990 – 2001 - Lecturer Falmouth College of Art and design.
1994 – Took a studio in Florence, Italy.
1993,97 & 98 – Travelled as practising artist on Exeter University field trips, Italy.
1993 – 2001 - Worked at Tate Gallery St Ives, Cornwall, Artist lead lectures/workshops.
1994 – Met her American Father for the first time and travelled to Australia.
1995 – 1997 - Spent time painting in Malta.
1997 – Set up home with Graphic Designer John Martin in Cornwall.
1999 – Kathleen Morris, her grandmother, who had brought her up as a child died.
2000 – Lecturer in painting Accademia di Belli Arti di Venezia, Italy.
2001 – Moved to Exeter, painting Lecturer at Plymouth University & Scats.
2000 – 2004 - Lecturer in Painting Cornwall College.
2005 – Met and Married Geoff Freeman, lives and works on Lizard Peninsula.

Solo Shows

1984 – Rooksmoor Gallery, Bristol.
1984 / 85 – The Cirencester Workshops, Gloucester.
1990 – Salt House Gallery, St Ives, Cornwall.
1996 – Saltram House Gallery, Plympton, Plymouth.
2000 – Open Studio.
2005 – Mrs Morris’s Companions, Goldfish Contemporary Gallery, Penzance, Cornwall.
2006 – Morgan Boyce Gallery, Marlborough.
2010 – The Art Room, Topsham, Devon. Aesop’s Fables & the Fable wall. Book – How to live a good life & Aesop’s Fables.

Selected Exhibitions

1980, 81,84 & 85 – Cheltenham Group, Cheltenham. Art Gallery & Museum.
1982 – Bath. Contemporary Art Fair.
1985 & 87 – Cleveland Biennale Drawing Exhibition. International Touring.
1987 – Double Reynolds Warehouse, Glos. Docks.
1988 – New Academy Gallery, London. Summer Show.
1990 – 2007 - Newlyn Orion Gallery, Penzance.
1991 – The Stephen Bartley Gallery, London, SW3. Cornwall, A Contemporary View.
1991 – Whiteleys Gallery, London, W2. Art For Sale (Guardian Supplement).
1993 – 2004 - Cadogan Gallery, London, SW3. Two Artists.
1993 – Spacex Gallery, Exeter. Two Artists.
1994, 97 – Tate Gallery, St Ives, Cornwall. In the studio.
1995 – 2004 - Rainyday Gallery, Penzance.
1996 – David Messum Fine Art, 8 Cork St, London.
1998 – Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Bovey Tracy. Procession.
1999 – The Count House, Botallack, Cornwall. Living on the Line.
1999 – Falmouth College of Arts, Cornwall.
1999 – Artifex, Sutton Coalfield, W. Midlands.
2000 – present - The Square Gallery, St Mawes, Cornwall.
1999 – 2007 Goldfish Contemporary Fine Art , Penzance, Cornwall
2000 – 2001 Badcocks Gallery, Cornwall
2000 – 2003 - Polkadot Gallery, Exeter
2002 – present - Avalon Gallery, Marazion, Cornwall
2002 – 2003 - Seven Worcester Terrace Gallery, Bath. Three-person Show.
2003 – Islington Art Fair, London. Goldfish Contemporary Fine Art.
2006 – Falmouth Art Gallery and Museum ‘Posers’.
2007 – London Art Fair.
2007 – Form Art Fair London.

Commissions / Publications

1997 – Commissioned by Tate St Ives to design a mug.
1999 – ‘Living on the Line’ Exhibition, Botallack. Catalogue.
1999 – Tregony Gallery, Gallery Artists. Catalogue.
2000 – BBC Children's TV, Blue Peter. Xchange.
2002 – Lord Bath, Longleat, Warminster. Portrait.
2002 – ARTNSA, Newlyn Society Artists Catalogue.
2002 – Candy Atherton, MP Cornwall. Portrait.
2003 – plm Estates, Warwickshire. 9 paintings for Dolphin House, Barbican, Plymouth.
2003 – Solitude and Solidarity. Catalogue.
2004 – Vivian Hendra, Lander Gallery, Truro. Portrait.
2005 – Mrs Morris’s Companions Catalogue.
2007 – Open 07, Sherborne House, Dorset. Margins Catalogue.
2013 – The Stations of the Cross, 11 paintings & book. Truro Cathedral, Cornwall.
2016 – Vyvyan Coach House, Mawgan Church, Mawgan.
2016 – Pilgrims & Shrines. 15 paintings & book. All Saints Church Marazion, Cornwall.