Artist Tutor Author Demonstrator

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.


Carole Massey artist with Joanna Lumley


Carole Massey artistTake 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 and Watershed Studio.


Carole is very excited to have been invited by the experienced and long established company, Alpha Painting Holidays to lead a course  to Exmoor, North Devon, May 10-14. Later in May she will be returning to the beautiful Hotel Leone, Montelparo in Central Italy, May 22 - 29.  This is a very popular location and there are only a few places left. See the Painting Holidays page for more details.


Carole is a popular, experienced and enlightening demonstrator. Check out this page for information on demonstrations and workshop topics or a demonstration near you.


For those of you who cannot attend Carole’s courses in person, the perfect alternative is a dedicated online tuition website showing Carole's step by step demonstrations using water soluble pencils, acrylics and drawing media. Many professional artists have contributed a wide range of topics in a great variety of  mediums.


Carole has now written 7 teaching art books, all published by Search Press. "Drawing for the Absolute Beginner" was published in February 2018 and has been extremely popular. Her latest book, "Beginner's guide to DRAWING PORTRAITS" is due to be published early in 2021 - available to order now on Amazon.