John was diagnosed with Parkinson’s in 2012 but continues to paint. He designed the extremely popular 'Robin on Spade' for the 2016 Parkinson’s UK Christmas card range.
His picture of three sparrows entitled ‘Chirping Charlies’ was highly commended in the Parkinson’s Mervyn Peake awards and appeared in our 2017 calendar and on a selection of exclusive merchandise
Bone china mug from the Chirping Charlies Mervyn Peake collection by John Straw.
Desk pad from the Chriping Charlies Mervyn Peake collection by John Straw.