Born in Kingston upon Thames in Surrey, England, Bob spent his childhood in the UK and Melbourne, Australia. He has a Bachelors of Art (Honours) at Loughborough College of Art and Design, majoring in print-making/painting and History of Art.
Bob organises the annual Sculptures at Lucinda Winery exhibition in Leongatha during summer that invites artists from the entire Gippsland region where he has lived since 2001. Bob continues to teach adult art classes in Koonwarra as well as students at Community College Gippsland and other workshops in wood print engraving and Hebel sculpture. Bob exhibits in his own gallery in Koonwarra as well as in Meeniyan, Foster and ArtSpace Wonthaggi.
Bob has exhibited paintings, sculptures and prints in the UK and Australia. His artworks hang in both private and public collections in England, France and Australia.