- 1976-1980 Glasgow School of Art, BA Fine Art
- Self-employed diesinker and engraver since
- Studied fine bookbinding since 2005 at Glasgow
Metropolitan College with Jim Vallance. Also studied with Mark Cockram
(Studio 5) and Peter Jones (Book North).
- Winner of National Library of Scotland's competition
- Prize winner at SoB competition, 2009.
- DB Annual Bookbinding Competition, 2nd Prize, set book, 2009.
- Elected Licentiate 2010 and Fellow in 2014.