Karen Crook

"Although painting has always been a large part of my life this is a new and exciting adventure for me.
Please revisit the site as i will be adding new pictures regularly"

Karen Crook
Welcome to KarenCrookArt.com
The portfolio and blog of the Midland based artist Karen Crook.

Christmas delivery

The last day for Christmas orders will be Thursday 10th December.

I’ll be at the London International Horse Show at Olympia from 15th – 21st December.

New painting

A new venture for me ,  depicting endangered animals. This one a Bonobo an endangered ape from the Congo.

He was sat in the sunshine in Twycross Zoo.

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A thank you to my son Olyy for taking the photographs for my reference material.




My latest painting is of proud looking giraffe ¬†– ` Gracie ‘

It can be seen at the in house exhibition of Staffordshire Enjoy Art been held at Shugborough Hall.

3rd April – 4th May





March 2015

A thank you to all those who came to visit my stand at Crufts this year. We met loads of fabulous dogs – lots of new breeds planned for next year !

Christmas delivery

The last date for orders is 12th December 2014
I’ll be exhibiting at ` The London International Horse Show Olympia ‘ 16th – 22nd December

My books are now full for commissions for this year. Sorry for any inconvenience .

New for my winter exhibitions

Here’s the my lastest painting something a bit different, It’s another fox ,titled ` Harvest Supper ‘
Painted in France on Belgian linen.

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My books are full now for commissions until September.
Sorry for any inconvenience.

Crufts 2014

Hurray finished my new painting just in time for Crufts !
A golden retriever caught in the full sun – ` Summer ‘

Crufts 2014

New paintings added ready for Crufts 6th – 9th March . All dogs of course !