Original Carol Barrett paintings are available for sale, and some of these are shown in the Painting galleries. Carol also undertakes commissions of wildlife in the client’s preferred medium, eg, pastel, watercolour, acrylic, oil, ink, or mixed media.
Carol lives and works in Edinburgh at the Dovecot Studio and regularly travels to Africa to study, sketch and photograph wildlife in its natural habitat.
Currently she is working on a new collection of paintings inspired from studying the unique wildlife of Western and Southern Australia, experimenting with natural papers sourced from a paper making workshop in Burnie, Tasmania.
‘Well Cushioned’, male koala on Kangaroo Island. Pastel on Elephant dung paper Paper
Australian Sea lion with Crested Tern, mixed media on Wombat Poo paper
Carol has donated a few small pastel paintings of baby elephants which were created on elephant dung paper to TigerTime, helping wild tigers. If interested please contact www.davidshepherd.org
Carol has contributed to, and supported, a number of wildlife projects in Africa and the UK, including The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and The Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF). Carol has joined “Artist Helping Cheetahs”, and will donate 20% of revenues from selected items.
Carol donated the sale proceeds of ‘Advancing’ to The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
A book showing collection of paintings from ‘Under an African Sky’ exhibition is available directly from Carol Barrett. The Dovecot Studio, 2d Dovecot Road, Edinburgh EH12 7LE