Education and Exhibitions

Art Education

1991-1993        Certificate in Art and Design, Bristol School of Art
1993-1995        Foundation Art and Design, Bristol School of Art
1995-1996        Cert. H.E. Integ. Art & Design, College of H.E. Weston  Super Mare
1998-2000        B.A. (Hons) Fine Art in Context, University of the West of England

Workshops and Residencies

1999        Bristol Cathedral School sculpture workshop
1999        Bath Children's Festival mosaic workshop and installation
2000        Colston Girls' School Artist Residency
2000        Bristol in Bloom mosaic public project, Rupert St. Car Park, Bristol

Solo Exhibitions

2002        Rhythm and Vision, Bristol Folk House

2003        New Paintings, Rainbow Café, Bristol

2003        Natural Elements, Bristol Folk House

2004        Paradise Lost, Bristol Old Vic

2004        Paintings, Olive Shed, Bristol

2004        The Shape of Colour, Rainbow Café, Bristol

2004        Inner Realities, QEH Theatre, Bristol

2005        Anabasis, Bristol Folk House

2005        Jessica Stride: Paintings, Sherwell Centre, Plymouth

2006        It’s All About You, Rainbow Café, Bristol

2006        How Soon is Now, Bristol Folk House

2006        Jessica Stride: Paintings, Primrose Café, Bristol

2006        Paintings, Severnshed, Bristol

2008        Paintings, Café Kondi, Bristol


Group Exhibitions

2001/02/03/07 Clifton Arts Annual Open, Bristol

2003        Open Exhibition, Fedden Gallery, RWA, Bristol

2003        Into the Light, Hotbath Gallery, Bath

2003        RCA Secret, Gulbenkian Galleries, London

2004        Abstract Art, Harbour House, Kingsbridge, Devon

2004        Friends, RWA, Clifton, Bristol

2004        Bath Society of Artists Open, Victoria Gallery, Bridge St, Bath

2004        RWA 152 Autumn Exhibition, RWA, Bristol

2004        North Bristol Artists at Home,  St Andrews, Bristol

2005        Three West Country Artists, Toll House Gallery, Clevedon, Somerset

2005        Seed, Bristol Guild Gallery, Bristol

2005        Open View, Widcombe Studios, Bath

2006        Battersea Affordable Art Fair, London

2006        Art and Wine, Ernst & Young, Bristol

2006        Art Evening, Moon Consultancy, Bristol

2006        Summer Exhibition, Brownston Gallery, Devon

2006        Friends Open Exhibition, Fedden Gallery, RWA, Bristol

2006        Autumn Exhibition, Brownston Gallery, Modbury, Devon

2006        Adhoc Christmas Show, Bristol Guild, Bristol

2007        Figures in the Landscape, (3 person show) David Simon Gallery, Bristol

2007        From the Soul, (2 person show wih Jenny Mizel), Room 212, Bristol

2007        Mixed Show, David Simon Gallery, Bristol

2007        Bath Society of Artists Open, Victoria Gallery, Bath

2007/09/11  RCA Secret, Gulbenkian Galleries, London

2007        David Simon Presents, St George’s Crypt, Bristol

2008        Bristol Affordable Art Fair, Bristol

2009        Summer Exhibition, Cristus Gallery, Folkestone

2009        Mail Me Art, Red Gate Gallery, London

2012        Hidden layers, (2 person show with Peri taylor) Bristol Folkhouse

2013        Cornucopia, Grant Bradley Gallery, Bristol

2013        Mixed show, Byzantium, Bristol

2013        In Living Colour, Grant Bradley Gallery, Bristol

2014        Mixed show, Tinca gallery, Portishead

2015        A Passion For Colour, (2 person show with Peri Taylor) The Flavel Centre, Dartmouth

2017        Colour and Light, (2 person show with Peri Taylor) The Flavel Centre, Dartmouth.