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, Art & Craft Days and Watershed Studio.

Carole will be returning to Manzca d'en Bas in SW France for a 7th time in 2020. Take a look at the Painting Holidays page for more details.

Carole is a popular, experienced and enlightening demonstrator. Check out this page for information on demonstration 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 with Carole's step by step demonstrations using water soluble pencils, acrylics and drawing media. Many professional artists have contributed countless subjects in a vast range of mediums.

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 Beginne" was published in February 2018 and another book on portraits is due for publication in 2020.