Charlotte recently moved to New Plymouth from Whitianga, and has worked professionally in the Visual Arts for over 20
years - on "both sides" of the fence - as Business Owner; Gallery Director; Arts Administrator; Marketing Manager;
Art Tutor; Author; Potter; Painter; Illustrator and Sculptor.
Charlotte is now a full-time painter who works in acrylics. “I LOVE colour, and I’m very eclectic in my painting style,
moving easily from realistic portraiture to bright, textural Abstract Expressionist landscapes: every piece of work I do
is autobiographical and I love pushing myself in different directions to see what emerges!”
Charlotte runs popular drawing and painting classes (focusing on realism and learning ‘how to see’), coaching her
students to uncover a wealth of creative skills within them, and an eye for realism they had previously only