Carolyn wins an ‘Oscar’ of the Watercolour world!!!

At Auckland’s Royal Easter Show, Carolyn won the coveted Raye Hannam Memorial trophy for the Best Watercolour Painting, across all categories.  This is the biggest Watercolour prize awarded in New Zealand It was thrilling to receive the news that I had won the top watercolour prize, the Raye Hannam Memorial trophy for best watercolour , across all categories in the Auckland Easter show. But what it ultimately meant to me was validation. I’ve been painting full time with watercolour for twelve years, and over that time I’ve worked at painting all subjects-portraits, (human and animal,) still life and landscapes including detailed landscapes that might have trees, horses, lakes and mountains within the landscape. This might be a reasonable enough composition with oil or acrylic, but […] View More

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