Painter and artist in
pen and ink, born in Newcastle Upon Tyne, where he attended the College of Art
and Design. Most of his working life was spent in advertising agencies and
commercial studios as an illustrator and designer. His own work was concerned with
marine, aircraft and landscape subjects. Showed at Darlington Art Gallery, Bede
Museum in Jarrow; Sally Port Gallery, Berwick Upon Tweed; Patricia Wells
Gallery, Thornbury; DLI Museum and Art Gallery, Durham; and elsewhere. Lived in
Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear.