Mark is based in Windermere. He spent his school years at bury grammar school, where all his energy went into his art classes, after leaving school he went onto study art, following by 10 years working in the family wallpaper and fabric business, where he acquired skills and clients and their interior design aspirations.
After having sold his paintings for many years in galleries across the country his move the lake district has been a huge inspiration to development of his work. He finds living in such a beautiful area with such varied local landscapes and ever-changing weather conditions and skies a constant observation process.
His studio is based from his Windermere home where he lives with his Emma, daughter Ava & the dogs. In his spare time, he loves to get out onto the lake, where the surrounding elements feel so much more connected.