Carl was born in and brought up in the United Kingdom to English parents. He spent a number of years living and running his own business in Germany, in his late twenties as an expatriate; before returning to the UK to study International Business at Degree level. Carl previously studied a General Art and Design Diploma at East Surrey Art College; then commencing to Degree Level Fine Art education later in life at a London University. He has had exhibitions in both the UK and Germany (Arbeit Gallery, London, Kolner Kunstmarkt, Germany, Sir Harold Hillier Garden and Landmark Arts in the UK) as well as being commissioned to produce photographic work. Carl has an eclectic mix of work, including large scale welded metal sculptures. He endeavours to produce original work that engages the audience.