Time Lapse-A Pair of Kookaburra’s in a Silky Oak Tree

A beautiful painting of a Pair of Kookaburra’s in a Silky Oak Tree. This painting has been created with acrylic ink on wood.  Whilst the painting time lapse is only 3 minutes and 40 seconds, it actually took me about 4 hours to paint. A step by step demonstration will be published in Australian Artist magazine in the near future.  Keep posted for the publication date-how exciting, I can’t wait!!!       View More

Looking for that next Landscape inspiration-on my Harley Davidson…

I take any opportunity to get out on my Harley Davidson Road King with my husband.  Whilst riding through the beautiful New Zealand scenery, I’m always looking for that next landscape to paint.  Follow our rides as we see the best of New Zealand on these links below. More video’s coming soon!   View More

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

My Latest Painting

‘Under an African Sky’ This is my latest painting.  A loose but captivating image of Mother Elephant and Calf.  Painted  on 600gsm paper.  This painting will be exhibited in the Napier Arts show in June 2017. View More

My Next Workshop

Each year I run workshops, but this year I have not been able to fit any into my busy time schedule.  Until my next workshop, I am happy to discuss private one on one teaching, again if time permits. If you are interested in a future workshop, or private tuition, please make contact with me through my contact page by email, or give me a call. Carolyn   View More

Media coverage-awards

Carolyn has received some glowing media coverage after winning the ‘Raye Hannam’ Memorial Trophy at the 2017 Royal Easter Show in Auckland-New Zealand’s biggest art show. Soon to be added here, a copy of her media coverage from: The Central Leader New Zealand Artist Watercolour Magazine.   Also, coming soon, a ‘How to’ article in the Australian Artist magazine. Exciting times ahead! View More

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