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Carole’s work is quite diverse ranging from figurative portraits, both human and animal, to landscapes and semi abstract studies of water and reflections.

She uses a wide variety of media – watercolour, water soluble pencils, acrylics and pastels as well as delighting in monochrome media.


Pears by Carole MasseyTake a look at Carole’s range of Portraits, both human and animal, as well as landscapes, and “other work” which ranges from interiors and figures to water and reflections. Every tutor will tell you that keeping a Sketchbook is of prime importance; Carole lets you explore some of the pages in hers for inspiration and guidance.

Find detailed Information about Carole’s popular courses at Dedham Hall, Flatford Mill, Art in Aldeburgh, Art & Craft Days and The Old School Studio, Whittlesford.

Carole successfully ran a painting course for the 6th year at Manzac d'en Bas in the South of France in 2017 - that's a real testament to how good it is! As well as finding a beautiful new location in glorious Deeside at the Lower Dess Estate. Keep an eye on the Painting Holidays page for new destinations in 2018.

Chas by Carole MasseyCarole is an experienced and enlightening demonstrator. Check out this page for information on demonstration topics or a demonstration near you.


For those who cannot attend Carole’s courses in person, the perfect alternative is a dedicated online tuition website with over 16 hours of step by step demonstrationss using water soluble pencils, acrylics and drawing media

Carole has now written, or contributed to, 6 teaching art books, all published by Search Press, as well as 2 DVD’s, published by
Teaching Art. Her latest book, "Drawing for the Absolute Beginner is due to be published in Spring 2018.