Bob has lived in the Highlands of Scotland for over 35 years. Although art has always featured as part of his life , he chose a career in the outdoors, teaching mountaineering , climbing , skiing and water sports, culminating in the role of Principal at the Scottish National Outdoor Training Centre, Glenmore Lodge.   " Working in the Scottish mountains has given me a real insight and understanding of Scottish mountain landscape, particularly natures subtle colours and quality of light at this latitude." He  paints in water colour, gouache, acrylic, pastel, oil and mixed media and has sold his work through several galleries in Scotland as well as privately