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.
‘Toe to Toe’, Swamp Wallaby with joey in Flinders Chase NP, Kangaroo Island.
Pastel on Kangaroo Poo Paper
Emu chicks done in pastel on Hemp paper
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.
Showing Promise’, 20% of the sale of all Carol’s cheetah paintings are donated to the dedicated organization, The Cheetah Conservation Fund.