Childhood and youth: a keen maker of puppets and dolls, drawings, paintings and prints - mostly figurative.

Lino-print, aged 11




1974 - 76  Studied Jewellery Design at the Fachhochschule fuer Gestaltung Schwaebisch Gmuend; 1976 - 78  Qualified as Journeyman Goldsmith at the Zeichenakademie Hanau.

Brooch, 1974


1978   Settled in the UK


Principal Commissions


1997   Aumbry and light for St. Peter-at-Gowts, Lincoln.

Brass and medieval oak




1999   Aumbry for Trinity Hospital Chapel, Retford

Copper on medieval oak





2000   Frieze of the 'Banksia Genus' for the Joseph Banks Memorial, Lincoln Cathedral

Copper on wood





2001   Altar Sculpture for Diocesan Retreat House, Southwell

Copper on wood





2002   'Seraph' sculpture incorporating aumbry and light for St Laurence Convent, Southwell

(now placed at the Diocesan Retreat House, Southwell)

Copper and reclaimed oak




Postgraduate studies

2007   MA Design with distinction at Lincoln University





1998 St High's Foundation Millenium Arts Award

2006 Lincolnshire Artists' Society Tony Bartl Prize

2008 Heslam Trust's First Annual Award

2011 Lincolnshire Artists' Society Maggie Dean Prize



Interview 2013