Author: Karen Hartnell

New Prints

A couple of new wildlife prints have been added to my online shop recently. Professionally printed by dStudio. The original painting is also listed in my shop here Original has sold.

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Christmas Pet Portrait Commissions 2021

My order book is open for pet portrait commissions for the 2021 Christmas season.  Mentioning the ‘C’ word at the beginning of September does seem far too early, but in painting terms, it really isn’t that far away! A portrait makes a unique gift for any member of your family or friends to treasure of […]

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Harvest Mouse Watercolour

My latest wildlife artwork is of a Harvest Mouse in a tulip. It was such a cute composition to paint. I painted it on tinted Bockingford watercolour paper. It’s the first time I have painted on tinted paper, and I like how it makes the colours subtly different and the white of the mouse ‘pop’. […]

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New Item for Sale ‘Winter Waxwing’

My original watercolour painting Winter Waxwing is now listed in my online store for sale. It is painted on heavyweight Bockingford watercolour paper, my current favourite paper as it is a good thickness and works well for both my watercolour and acrylic work. I also have Winter Waxwing available as an open edition print. It […]

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A Nuthatch Double

On one of my morning walks this week, I was lucky to spot two Nuthatch. The first caught my eye as it perched on top of an old stone bridge. Then its mate appeared, just below, clinging upside-down onto the wall of the bridge. They both flew off into a nearby tree together. This was […]

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