HND Design Communications

BA Hons General Illustration

Post Graduate Certificate in Education

Solo Exhibitions

Wales Millennium Centre, November 2006

Bodelwyddan Castle, January 2007

Mount Street Gallery, Brecon, March 2007

Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea, June 2007

Wales Assembly Government Offices, Brussels, October 2007

Wrexham Arts Centre, February 2008

Oriel Plas Glyn y Weddw, March 2008

Cynon Valley Museum and Gallery, Aberdare, September - November 2008

Court Cupboard Gallery, Abergavenny, March - April 2009

Gartholwg Community College, Church Village, Pontypridd, 18 September - October 2009

Cynon Valley Museum and Gallery, Aberdare, May - June 2011

Perfect Symmetries: A Painter's Patterns, Welsh Quilt Centre, Lampeter, 19 June - 20 August 2022

Joint Exhibitions

Painting the Flame, Venue Cymru, July to August 2011

Painting the Flame, Y Llynfi, Maesteg, October 2011 - February 2012

Painting the Flame, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, 31 March - 16 June 2012

Painting the Flame, 30 July - 29 September, Oriel Wrecsam

Group Exhibitions

Royal Cambrian Academy Open, January 2005

Welsh Artist of the Year, St David's Hall, Cardiff 2006

Wales Portrait Award, touring to seven venues March 2008 to September 2009

Arts Alive 20th Anniversary Charity Auction, Abergavenny, 6 March 2009

Ruth Borchard Self-portrait Competition, Kings Place Gallery, London, October - November 2011

International Women's Festival, Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon March 2012

Olympics exhibition, Vestry House Museum, Walthamstow, 21 April - 23 December 2012

International Women's Festival, Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon March 2013

International Women's Festival, Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon March 2014


'A National Portrait Gallery for Wales', Bodelwyddan Castle, January 2007

Hay Literature Festival, May 2007

Brecon Jazz Fringe Festival, August 2007

Poet Portraits at Monmouth Priory, January 2008

National Poetry Day event with Paul Henry, Cynon Valley Museum, October 2008

Unveiling of portrait of Roland Mathias at the award ceremony for the Roland Mathias Prize, March 2009

Poems and Pints discussion, Gartholwg, October 2009


'Twm Morys' (National Library of Wales), 'Nigel Jenkins' (National Library of Wales), 'Roland Mathias' (National Library of Wales), 'Grahame Davies' (Plas Pentwyn, Wrexham Borough Council), 'Tom James' (Wrexham Borough Council), and paintings in private collections.


Poet Portraits | Portreadau Beirdd Essay by Lorraine Bewsey, Introduction by Dr Anne Price-Owen. Colour plates of the portraits alongside poems from each of the poets. Published by Seren (Bridgend, 2006)

Olympians and Others Catalogue for the Cynon Valley exhibition, 2011. A5 with 16 colour plates and artist's introduction.

Media Coverage

The Guardian; The Jackdaw; New Welsh Review; Planet; Golwg; Metro; Western Mail; South Wales Evening Post; North Wales Weekly News; Wrexham Leader; Brecon and Radnor Express; Buzz; BBC Wales Today; BBC Radio Wales, Daily Post; Wales Arts Review