Represented the work of several fine artists and sold
over $1 Million dollars worth of originals besides establishing
limited edition programs. He also put together two Poster Collections
for a UK publisher with Lord Patrick Lichfield and The Duchess
He and his company were also involved in establishing
two very successful character merchandising licensing programs
nineties. One such character achieved over $50 million in retail
He organized and ran several major art exhibitions for
Mackenzie Thorpe in London and one vast show at Allerton Castle,
largest gothic castle in the UK which was featured on BBC TV.
show attracted the attention of Elton John who requested the
artist design the Elton John Aids Foundation Christmas card.
company licensed over $600,000,000 in retail products from
art licensing from 1979-2000. He was also produced
two animated pilots for children’s Television . He left
England Dec 2000 to live and work in Florida, USA.
the author of “Licensing Art 101” published
by ArtNetwork now regarded by many as “THE HANDBOOK” on
Licensing for artists entering the industry.
He has given a
number of talks and seminars on Licensing and in October
2003 gave three seminars at The Marketing Bootcamp
in Santa FE for over two hundred artists and craftspeople
from across America.