An Evening in Wonderland for RMHC 19.11.21

An Evening in Wonderland for RMHC 19.11.21

So on Friday it was the Ronald McDonald House Charities ‘Evening in Wonderland’ Gala event which took place at The Point, Old Trafford Cricket Ground, Manchester. RMHC are an independent charity providing FREE home from home accommodation for families with poorly...

The Van Gogh Experience.. 18.11.21

The Van Gogh Experience.. 18.11.21

It is good to love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is well done VVG. I regard myself as an artist, but also as a student of the life experience.  As...

SafeStart School Launch (Art Unveiling) 22.10.21

SafeStart School Launch (Art Unveiling) 22.10.21

It was great to have been asked by the head of the new Safestart School in Ashton to create some artwork which represents the school.  The school already has my Manchester ‘Bees About Town’ collection dotted around on the walls so was great to design a new piece...

3 Years for Loveartpix 17.10.21

3 Years for Loveartpix 17.10.21

Today marks 3 years since I first posted on social media as Loveartpix & what a journey it has been. I have met so many amazing & inspiring people. People I would never have dreamed to have ever been in contact with without art.Around the time I came up...

Train Naming Ceremony ‘Pride of Cumbria’ 01.10.21

Train Naming Ceremony ‘Pride of Cumbria’ 01.10.21

Today I was lucky enough to have been invited to the private Train naming ceremony which was held at Barrow-in-Furness station. I was excited & intrigued to attend as it’s not everyday you get an invite to such an occasion. I have a formed a great relationship...

Harry Billinge MBE LdH 14.09.21

Harry Billinge MBE LdH 14.09.21

I first saw Harry Billinge MBE LdH 2 years ago on breakfast TV talking about the D Day Normandy landing in 1944. Watching this powerful interview I was moved to tears with how humble Harry said ‘don’t thank me, and don’t say I’m a hero. I...

Another Article to document my Journey 12.09.21

Another Article to document my Journey 12.09.21

Click on the link to read a write up in a local paper about the artwork I was asked to create by Darren Wright Veterans into Logistics for Lyn Rigby and her family, The artwork I was asked by Northern Railway for the Manchester memorial at Victoria Station and also...

A Local Hero Tribute.. 06.09.21

A Local Hero Tribute.. 06.09.21

As an artist coming from Middleton, it is great to be asked to create a piece of artwork which will go up on the front of a local pub. It is an even bigger privilege to create an image of local hero Lee Rigby who was tragically taken to soon. The picture I created is...

A Reminder 24.08.21

A Reminder 24.08.21

I wanted to create a blog which was a reminder to myself of how far I have come in such a short space of time (under 3 years).  In no particular order My Manchester ‘Bees about town’ collection going up at Oxford Road train stationAsked by Northern...