Ex Modern Languages teacher, Loved art since 60s. Favourite artist Richard Diebenkorn. Favourite Gallery; The Walker, L'pool. Started painting seriously aged 64, five years ago. Member of Wolverhampton Society of Artsts. Self-taught; influenced by numerous artists, post-impressionist to present day. Love Modern Jazz, the Blues, Hendrix, Knopfler, the Cream & the Eagles. Guitarist for over 5o years, Socialist & fan of Liverpool FC.