Originally from NY, Carolyn earned a Bachelor and Masters Degrees in Art Education. As an art educator for 30+ years she was recognized for her skills in teaching and received awards and honors locally and statewide which attest to her distinguished career in the classroom.
Upon retiring, Carolyn was able to devote her time and ambition toward painting and found Sanford, NC to be the perfect place to relocate. Here she maintains her studio. Her works have frequently been accepted into juried competitions and have garnered
Carolyn’s paintings are included in private and corporate collections throughout the USA. She is currently a member of the prestigious artist organization, Oil Painters of America. Carolyn’s paintings reflect every day scenes which she renders with joyous color and vibrant light. Strong composition and skillful techniques are combined to create each painting. A diversity of subject matter and an eye for capturing the moment are a hallmark of her creations.