Welcome to my site and I hope you will enjoy looking through a range of selected paintings made over the past 6 years. There are plenty of opportunities to view my paintings and prints ‘in the flesh’ during 2019 – 20  and you will find my upcoming  exhibitions and events on this page, including stockists of my paintings, prints and cards.


I have just delivered 3 new works to The Old Courthouse Gallery, Ambleside, featuring  wonderful flowering hawthorn trees and dry stone walls nestled in the landscape nearby.

The Old Courthouse Gallery, Lake District UK – a wonderful, spacious art & craft gallery in the heart of town.

Market Place, Ambleside, LA22 9BU

OPENING TIMES  Mon-Sat 10.00 – 5 Sunday 10-4pm

015394 32022 https://www.oldcourthousegallery.com/219-2-2-2/

Lake District landscapes: Several of my affordable framed, large-scale Giclée prints feature in King Street Studios’ third showspace from week beginning 15th April for 6-8 weeks. Open 11-5.30pm Fridays & Saturdays or by appointment 077432386635a King Street, LancasterLA1 1JN http://www.kingstreetstudios.art/#Exhibitions

Maiden Bridge  Summer Exhibition 2019 – annual show runs from  18th May until 21st July at weekends/by appointments, beginning as part of the Lunesdale Art Trail 2019 http://www.maidenbridge.co.uk/cms/gallery.php

JUNE 28th-30th –  Silverdale and Arnside Art & Craft Trail 2019 – I will be represented by King Street Studios in a marquee show at Silver Sapling campsite located on Park Road, Silverdale, Lancashire LA5 0UJ (OS Map 89 Ref: 472759) http://www.silverdalearttrail.co.uk

2nd AUGUST – 7th SEPTEMBER  King Street Studios and Art Gallery, 5a King Street, LancasterLA1 1JN – joint show with Grace Igoe

15th November 2019 until 1st March 2020 Lancaster City Museum  “Wild at the Margins” autumn/winter joint show with fellow artist Janet Robinson – 15th November 2019 until 1st March 2020

20th March until 21st April  2020 Solo show in the Blencathra Gallery (Northern Lights Gallery, Keswick)

Stockists, including original oils, water colour with wax-oil pastel drawings, archival quality Giclée prints and greetings cards

Northern Lights Gallery, Keswick, Lake District UK

22 St Johns Street, Keswick, Cumbria CA12 5AS

OPEN  Monday – Saturday 10.00 – 17.30 
01768775402 https://northernlightsgallery.co.uk/fay-collins-bio/
Located on St Johns Street which leads from the Market Square to the Alhambra Cinema, next to the Square Orange Café 

Arteria (Gallery 23) Brock Street, Lancaster, LA1 1UR 01524 61111 Spring 2020 

Limited edition prints both framed and cellophane-wrapped


The Artroom Gallery, 15 High St, Garstang, Preston, PR3 1FA

Limited edition prints both framed and cellophane-wrapped


Signature Gallery

16 Kirkland, Kendal LA9 5AD

Limited edition prints both framed and cellophane-wrapped
Located opposite car park entrance to Abbot Hall Art Gallery.

Closed Sundays