A collection of commissioned works of art.

the migrant crisis

Portraits and paintings inspired by the people who take charge of their lives to seek a better future in a new place.


SelfieArt and SelfieSketches from the selfie: attempt at capturing the practised expressions we take of ourselves.


artwork inspired by the actions of protesters and the images of their protests


paintings and photos in which the subject is a person or small group of people.

still life with flowers

A fine thing to paint and a joy to behold, abstract or realistic

the birds and the bees

They are always with us, no matter how much we change our environment they just keep coming back.

Was it something I said?

Capturing the expression in a tiny portion of the picture

the nude

examining the naked human form is to find stories in the marks life has left on the skin.

in the news

Sketches and paintings with a political point.


Paintings inspired by #eachbodysready pictures posted on Twitter. Tweet me your #eachbodysready, I will tweet you a #postcardart

the social network

Reflections on how the image is used in the social media.


original cards that can be posted.


small quick works in any physical medium

stencil graffiti

stencil graffiti pictures and paintings from photographs and realistic images.

other people's art

Pencil and other sketches done in a gallery of an eye catching detail of a work on display.

greeting cards

Original hand-made stencil graffiti cards - 15cm by 10cm, blank inside.


poetry inspired by the brave new dream of instant communication

Emma Emily Adventures

Illustrations and ideas for the Emma Emily books.

My Midlife Crisis

A collection of thoughts and images on becoming midlife catastrophically.

Some of the paintings in this section are intended for a mature audience.

Oil on Canvas
This gallery includes oil on canvas and other traditional media portraits of the artist's son.

[newborn] [newborn] [1 month] [3 months] [3 months] [10 months] [11 months] [12 months]

Sketches from ideas and thoughts

[this space is designed by the sunday supplement] [sunrise, 15 march 2003] [symbols of power, part 1] [what side is your apple] [symbols of power, part 24] [4] [this image was dressed by the style supplement] [pregnant sarah]

Neurotic Erotica
paintings mostly about sex

[self portrait] [kisstouch: blue] [the dancers] [self presenting self] [kisstouch: red] [kisstouch: green] [self portrait III] [self deception] [kisstouch: yellow] [kisstouch: turquoise] [kiss i] [blue glass] [kisstouch: lilac] [rape] [kisstouch: crimson] [observation] [man machine] [self with outline] [self as monkey] [attack] [kiss kill] [dying like nature] [in the memory of pornography]

Emotional Landscapes

[as i walk home i] [hampstead heath] [as i walk home ii] [sex 2] [portrait of catherine] [wine connoiseurs] [life still life] [still life] [!!RRRRG] [mary bell] [memory of a smile] [sex i] [object of desire] [trophy of samantha as a dying mermaid] [a blessing at battersea] [tv sex] [naak mit vuurwerk]

some of the animations are intended for a mature audience

[celebrating the future] [a visualisation of my orgasms: 5 chapters] [time: a short poem] [is this the life of the pond?] [purple bag: some things are just for fun] [bounce: i am astounded i forget the simplicities so often] [stairs: don't forget other joys] [Tuscan Toucan watches a blue movie] [Tuscan Toucan finds seasonal employment] [Tuscan Toucan test picture] [Tuscan Toucan inbetween jobs] [Drinker: it happens] [i got what i got] [Tuscan Toucan's first attempt at cartooning] [it is what it is, don't look at it if you won't] [there is nothing more than you see] [flower: a geometrically balanced abstraction]

a place for resting ideas

[the african art project] [baby portraits] [data protection] [dot line] [flowers] [another nude in history] [orgasms] [tuscan toucan: unemployed cartoon]

The Blue Team
A collection of interesting pages from the kernal of another good idea that didn't take off

A Little Cheer
A very short story

The Incredible Misadventures of the Amazing Rorchach Man
a distraction for a minute or 2

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