Cliff grew up in North Devon, and developed a love for the sea and art. Going on to gain his degree from Falmouth Art College.
He then spent several years working for charities and extreme sports companies in the area of graphic design.
Returning to live in North Devon in 2012, Cliff focused more on fine art pieces, and helped lecture in art at North Devon College.
Then in August, 2013 Cliff suffered a major stroke, losing the use of his right arm, the tool of his trade.
Cliff's positive, driven attitue, lead him to teach himself to create new artistic pieces with his left hand, producing increasingly detailed abstract work.
19th November - 15th December 2016 - Goodwin Gallery, Petroc, Barnstaple, North Devon. EX31 3NJ. 13th June - 5th September 2016 - Landmark Theatre, Ilfracombe, North Devon.
24th October - 1st December 2016 - The Goodwin Gallery, Petroc, Barnstaple, North Devon