Neurodivergent Fatherhood

Neurodivergent Fatherhood

Being an autistic father comes with its own unique set of positives. Autistic individuals often possess a keen attention to detail and a deep focus on their interests, which can translate into a strong ability to connect with their children on a profound level. Their...



“You never know how strong you are until being strong is your only choice”

E N D / S T O P (war collection)

E N D / S T O P (war collection)

“War, like a silent storm, ripples through the fabric of humanity, leaving no soul untouched, for it echoes linger in the hearts of both victor and vanquished, shaping our world in ways we may not perceive”



Printed on Glass / Added Resin / Gold Leaf / Spray Paint Bees, with their crucial role in pollination, symbolise the industrious and resilient spirit of Manchester. Just as bees diligently transfer pollen, sustaining ecosystems and supporting plant diversity, the...



Autumn carries more gold in it's pocket than all the other seasons..


The Need for Change: Challenging Doctors Outdated Approach to Autistic Patients 03.12.23

A doctor’s appointment can be a daunting time for anyone, but for individuals on the autism spectrum, it can be an even more overwhelming experience.  I recently acquired my medical records from my GP and it was triggering to say the least. It clearly highlights...

AI – down the rabbit hole 23.11.23

Blog image: AI Revolution - Each individual image on this picture (except 1) was AI generated as an experiment to see what I could create.  From editing photos to creating pop-art style pictures on Picsart, my journey has been one of continuous organic growth,...

TIMA 2023 2X Award Nominations 09.11.23

‘This is Manchester Awards’ 5th Anniversary event at Emirates Old Trafford  The Dianne Oxberry - Special Impact Award Individual Making a difference in the community  What an amazing night and to be up for 2 major nominations amongst such high calibre individuals was...

Autistic Masking, Complex PTSD & Me 24.10.23

Going through a late diagnosis of autism can be a life-transforming experience, leading to a significant journey of self-discovery. For most individuals, it involves reflecting on a lifetime of masking and concealing our true selves to fit into a neurotypical world....

In the face of Adversity 30.09.23

I know I bang on about it in most of my blogs but it’s true ‘Since my diagnosis of Autism, my life has undergone many changes’. Discovering that there's a reason behind the way I think and understand things, which I had always considered ‘not normal’, has had a huge...

Supporting The Maggie Oliver Foundation at The Women In Construction Awards 25.09.23

I have been friends with Maggie Oliver for a few years now. Regularly attending her charity events for The Maggie Oliver fund raisers and helping out where I can with art donations. I like to think I am one of the many champions for her foundation. At the last...

My PICSART Spotlight goes out to 150 million subscribers worldwide 19.09.23

What an incredible month it has been so far. Last week I had the amazing opportunity to attend the opening of Picsart's new office in London on Tuesday, and to top it off, my spotlight with them was released Thursday to over 150 million subscribers worldwide. It's...

Appreciation Blog 04.09.23

The year 2023 has marked significant milestones in my journey which has led me to new heights. Filming started in the early part of the year for the upcoming documentary that chronicles my story, a project still in production. Additionally, I had the honour of being...

Neurodivergent Achiever of the Year Finalist 21.08.23

It’s great to be nominated for any type of award, for my art or for what I achieve as an artist - especially for what I have accomplished in such a relatively short time.Genius Within CIC is a social enterprise established by Professor Nancy Doyle in 2011 to help...

Autism, PTSD, Suicide Ideation & me 10.08.23

Disclaimer: The content provided in this blog discusses sensitive topics related to suicide. We understand that these discussions can be distressing and potentially triggering for some individuals. It is important to prioritise your mental health and well-being. If...


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