About the Artist

Karen is a Portland artist. She lives on the island and knows it’s umistakeable qualities, ever-changing colours and dramatic landscapes, and captures this essence within her paintings.  Seascapes, landscapes and wildlife are her forte and her ability to capture the shadows and depth within her compositions is second-to-none.


Portland artists have an enviable creative stimuli abundant to them due to this islands uniqueness. This is evident in many Portland artists work whatever medium. This can only be experienced with a visit to the area.


Whilst Karen is self-taught, her paintings are very much that of an established artist. Her choice of medium being oils and graphite allowing her to create visualy stunning interpretations of the scene in front of her.