2016 – 2019
I begun to take detail away from my work, objective representation no longer mattered.
My paintings are now totally abstract where nothing is real except colour.
In October 2018 I went to New York to study under the renown abstract and colour field painter Pat Lipsky. This was a turning point, I could see how to achieve paintings which had only been in my head before now.
2010 – 2016
Moved to Suffolk. Began to paint the surrounding landscape, through the changing seasons.
1994 – 2010
Painted portraits to commission, painted murals in private houses, furniture renovation and gold and silver leafing.
Taught still-life painting part-time in Wanstead Adult College.
Artist in residence at New Hall Convent School, Chelmsford. Began a new series of paintings pertaining to feminism.
Paintings shown and sold in Fisher Gallery, Neal St. A pop-up gallery.
Paintings on screens exhibited in The Suzanne Ruggles Gallery, Fulham.
Work shown and sold in The Cooling Gallery, Cork St.
Commissioned to paint several large works in house in NW8.
Works published from my works in houses : Interiors – House & Garden – Vogue – Murals by Lynette Wrigley, New Holland Publishers 1997 – Seductive Interiors by Sera Hersham Loftus, Cico books 2012
Lecturer in drawing and painting, Harlow College, Essex.
1990 – 1993
Exhibition of paintings in Neal St Gallery.
Travelled to India, Rajistan, Kenya and Tanzania. Exhibition at Academy House, Oxford St of work resulting from my travels.
Returned from Crete, sold works produced there.
1987 – 1990
Travelled to Crete to live and set up a studio.
Began painting the local landscape and travelled to neighbouring countries, Egypt, Turkey, Italy, Africa and the Greek Islands.
1985 – 1987
Studied life painting at Richmond College.
1983 – 1985
Graphic Designer for Don Burston and Associates, Richmond. Book Designer for Kilburn Publishing Company. Exhibition of illustrations and etchings at the Questors Theatre, Ealing.
1982 – 1983
Graphic Designer or Browns Advertising, Covent Garden
1979 – 1982
Graphic Designer for Bechtel Great Britain Ltd, Hammersmith.