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Delayed Spring

Projects, shows and classes have been developing. Check out my new works! Some on canvas which is a renewed way of working after many works on paper. All works, 2018 © Carol H. Barber Fine Art


Cheers to 2017!

I was so happy with my studio time this year. Making new connections on Instagram and being involved with the Welcome Gallery in downtown Charlottesville, VA were also some highlights. So many things I want to accomplish in 2018: one Read more…


Artist Exchange

  The New City Arts Artists Exchange show! I was so happy to be included in the artist exchange this year. I created 16 pieces of similar art to be traded with 13 other artists. So now I own 13 pieces Read more…


Visual Poetry

Ralph Waldo Emerson, “We may climb into the thin and cold realm of pure geometry and lifeless science, or sink into that of sensation. Between these extremes is the equator of life, of thought, or spirit, or poetry—a narrow belt.” Read more…


New big painting

I am happy with the compositions that emerged in this painting. I painted on raw canvas and I think the novelty of the experience slowed me down and kept me from overworking it. I was surprised that the painting became Read more…


Beach Inspired Paintings

Here are some closer pictures so that you can see these beach inspired paintings a little better. I love Golden acrylic mediums, they can alter the paint to be fluid, creamy, transparent or grainy. Perfect for capturing the feeling of the ocean. Surf Read more…


New Work

Last four paintings. What I think I did well: color harmonies, paint consistency i.e thick and thin, and using line. What I want to focus on next : exciting compositions, use of shape and negative space. Really want to work Read more…


Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival

These shows are so much work but I am glad I did it. I feel full of hope from the experience.  works © CarolBarber 2016-2017.


New Works on Paper

I am working on some new paintings on paper to sell at affordable prices. They look fabulous in the big white mats I ordered. Looking forward to seeing them all together at the Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival.


Collage and Composition with Carol Barber

I am honored to lead workshops in May for the Orange County Libraries’ Maker Series. Come explore the accessible medium of collage to create a contemporary art work emphasizing the design elements of shape, texture and color. The process can Read more…