Nature’s wide variety of colour is captured in my avian illustrations. Birds are a favourite of mine – I create these for paper, fabrics and homeware products. Combining character with colour, my bird illustrations try to capture the essence of these feathery fascinators.
These jungle animal illustrations were created for Williams Sonoma Home to be used on a variety of homeware.
A series of figurative illustrations of New Zealand garden ladies.
A study of sea life with a fantasy twist, exploring underwater colour and shape in a hidden world of aquamarine.
These are a series of illustrations of New Zealand garden flowers painted at the Auckland Domain Wintergardens. The Wintergardens are filled with colourful, Peonies, Lupins, Purple Iris, Roses, Tulips, Foxgloves and Alliums.
Dotted around Lake Taupo on the New Zealand north island is a rich collection of flora and fauna. Some wild, some cultivated, these illustrations show the diversity of the area.
I recently moved to New Zealand and set about discovering the landscapes, flora and fauna of the north island. Painted near Lake Taupo and Whangarei Heads, these illustrations reflect the life around New Zealand’s mountains and water’s edge.
Inspired by the flora and fauna of southern desert climates, the enduring fascination with all things cacti is gathered into a garden of delights complete with succulents and their flowers.
It’s Labour Day Weekend 2017 which means time for new illustrations. This scene is of boats at the Marine Science Institute near Redwood Creek, San Francisco Bay.