Ballet Series, 2007. The Ballet Series was a progression from the leather shoe, having been trained as a dancer, I always wondered what made the Pointe shoes so hard. Taking the shoes apart I found different flowering forms and decided to treat the Ballet shoe as though it were a flower, from being a bud, […]


The 3 wise Monkeys, 2006. (Detail) The idea of using shoes in these pieces was purely because I wanted a cheap source material to create the skin of the monkeys faces. As I took the shoes apart I became more interested in the textures and markings and the way in which the shoe had been […]