Artist Bio or Statement / Bio de l’artiste ou la déclaration
Christine Karron was born and raised in Estonia. Her exceptional drawing skills were discovered and supported by her parents from a very early age.
As a child, she visited the Art School for Gifted Children in Tallinn, Estonia and later, after her and her family moved to Germany, she attended and graduated from Willy-Brandt School in Art and Design.
Christine began to work as a freelance artist after publishing her cartoon character ‘Wolly the Bear’ in 1998. After years of illustrating for leading publishers and painting for commercial and private customers in Germany; she, along with her husband and their three children, moved to Alberta, Canada.
Christine paints in various media and her work ranges from realism to abstract art. Her artwork has been shown in group exhibitions and sold to private collectors worldwide.
GRAPHITE WORKS / LES OEUVRES EN GRAPHITE
COLOURED PENCIL WORKS / LES OEUVRES EN CRAYONS DU COULEUR