Born in 1965, Darenth, Kent

Nicole lives in Kent. She works as a sessional and freelance artist/teacher delivering art sessions/practical workshops to groups of adults with learning disabilities.

Nicole is a figurative artist who draws her inspiration from both the natural world and mythological concepts.

Initially studying at Maidstone College of Art (Foundation Course 1983/4), she finished her Fine Art degree at North Staffordshire Polytechnic (1984 – 1987 BA(Hons) Fine Art – 2:1). She has spent many years working with adults with learning disabilities enabling them to discover and express their creativity by taking part in art groups and activities.

She has also worked on many theatrical productions at the Geoffrey Whitworth Theatre working as a Scenic Artist painting backdrops and making specialist props.