Tutor for the 2021 courses
Karen Beauchamp – Designer / Artist/ Printmaker
Colour has always been Karen’s absolute
obsession; she collects pigments from all over the
world. She is inspired by the atmosphere, spatial
relationships and the ever-changing colours of
the landscape, she faces the daily challenge to
translate these with paint and linocuts.
Karen trained as an architect but diversified
into design, to run her own wallpaper print and
design company for many years, she was the
Creative Director of Cole & Son Wallpapers
for 10 years before she moved to argyll. She
has created collection for many companies
including a bejewelled wallpaper collection
for Swarovski. Most recently she has been working with Gainsborough Silk Weaving
Company, Isidore Leroy in Paris and Lincrusta. Recently she has been focused on
her own work especially printmaking.
Her work has been the subject of solo and mixed exhibition in 2019 and 2020.