Roy is an award-winning artist working mainly in charcoal. He specialises in drawings of natural forms such as trees and landscapes as well as large, detailed cityscapes.

One of Roy's charcoal drawings (The Leaves Cling & Grow Paler) has been selected as a finalist in the Columbia/Threadneedle Prize: Figurative Art Today 2016. The drawing has been chosen by the curators at Palazzo Strozzi in Florence to tour from 1st - 24th July 2016.