WHAT ARE YOUR FIRST MEMORIES OF MAKING ART?
Drawing horses when I was about four and scratching drawings with a compass point onto the wooden record player.
HOW DID YOU LEARN TO DRAW WITHOUT GOING TO ART SCHOOL?
I just drew what I saw when I was a child. When I was at boarding school, I was quite unhappy. I used to draw to escape.
WHICH ARTISTS DO YOU MOST ADMIRE?
I had books by Edward Ardizzone when I was a boy and he introduced me to ink and watercolour, and atmosphere and expression. I got lost in his books. I have his art on the walls of my studio today to inspire me.
DO YOU HAVE A FAVOURITE MEDIUM TO WORK IN?
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