Mansfield Courier

Renowned artist returns home again

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CAROLYN Sheather is a celebrated Australian artist known for her beautifull­y rendered drawings and paintings of animals.

And she will happily share her secrets with those who want to create or improve their artworks through her workshops.

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themselves longing to draw and paint but tentative about where to start,” Carolyn says on her website.

Her workshops are a great

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Fun, learning and

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where Carolyn shares her passion and energy.

“I think I’ve been an artist all my life - even though family and fortune came

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“I love wandering through paddocks and being with animals, or appreciati­ng the outdoors, breathing in Mother Nature and travelling around Europe immersed in art.

“I also have a passion for sharing a creative calling and lifestyle.”

Much of Carolyn’s work is done in her studio except

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travelling internatio­nally or

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landscapes that surround her home.

Carolyn grew up in the Barwite-Tolmie district and more recently returned to her childhood realm, now

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And as a bonus to her popularity she recently

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Group where her artworks, particular­ly those of her favourite chickens and cows are on display and for sale.

“I have been in the art profession for more than 25 years, in many roles, including retailing art materials, promotions and marketing, curating galleries and exhibition­s, tutoring internatio­nally and nationally and everything in between,” Carolyn says.

Local classes and workshops are full of happy campers who experience the wonder of sharing and practising the art of creativity.

Since returning to Victoria Carolyn has held

workshops at Strathbogi­e and Euroa.

“Art is a powerful visual language that connects us to others as well as to our creative self,” Carolyn says.

“By speaking in this silent, spiritual way, we share our inner, often unspoken, combined human experience that engages the viewer and encourages them to add their own value.”

Carolyn’s art can be viewed and purchased at

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 ??  ?? DELIGHTFUL: Chickens are one of Carolyn Sheather’s favourite subjects for drawing and painting, along with cows and other animals.
DELIGHTFUL: Chickens are one of Carolyn Sheather’s favourite subjects for drawing and painting, along with cows and other animals.
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