Tim was born and educated
in Kenya. He is married and has two children both his parents
and Anne's (his wife) parents came to Kenya in 1950. Tim was originally
trained as a Taxidermist and worked for Zimmermann's, the second
largest Taxidermy company at that time.
When the ban on hunting occurred
in 1977, Tim started to sculpt in miniature African Wildlife in
Tim's work has been and is
presented to heads of state by His excellency the President of
Kenya, Daniel Arap Moi on state visits.
Some of his sculptures are
in the collections of many international celebrities, such as
The Aga Khan, Jacky Icyx, Chairman of Caltex, Chairman of Bata,
Chairman of Toyota World Wide.
Tim has also been commissioned
to make "One Off" pieces for various private collectors,
for example: a life size Crocodile, a six foot Humpbacked Whale,
a Dolphin and a Killer Whale. Also a life-size Heron and two life
size Plovers. Presently a Half life size African Marshall Eagle.