Darren was born in Croydon, Surrey, London. He has 2 other brothers. Darren came to New Zealand in 1993 for a holiday and liked it so much he stayed! He is married to Stephanie and together they have 4 lovely kids – Liam, Emily-Rose, Charlotte and Ella Skye.
Darren has been with Painting Matters for 6+ years and likes painting because he can transform something from bad to beautiful.
In his spare time, he enjoys making music on the computer, playing the guitar and going to NZ’s beautiful beaches and camping with his family. He also likes to potter in the garden.