Mike Corbyn was born in Scarborough and taught art in North Yorkshire for 37 years. At first in Ripon and then, after completing an MA in Art at London University of Education, became Head of Art at Stokesley School until retirement in 2003. Mike works mainly in oils, often on site in the landscape, occasionally in acrylics and mixed media and has had two successful exhibitions in Stokesley in recent years.  He can be contacted on mikecorbyn@levenart.org