Karen C. Pruitt - Nature in Watercolors

Original Gallery
Print Gallery

About Karen

Karen C. Pruitt is a watercolor artist from the Eastern Shore of Virginia. Her subjects include wildlife, waterfowl, and songbirds in their natural settings. Noted for her use of vibrant colors in a realistic approach with close attention to detail, her paintings are collected by people throughout the country. Since begininng her career as a professional artist in 1990, Karen has won numerous awards and frequently exhibits in art shows throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. She has also produced limited edition prints of twenty two of her paintings.

News and Updates

New - Pet Portraits! Known for her detailed paintings of birds, Karen recently added pet portraits to her portfolio. Contact Karen for information about having a painting done of your pet.

You can also check the Originals Gallery for paintings that were done as examples.

These are examples of recent commissions.

"Eli" - German Shepherd
Acrylic on canvas

"Lucy" - German Short Haired Pointer
Mixed media on watercolor paper

Mixed Media Painting! "Wood Ducks" The vibrant colors in this painting were achieved using acrylics and watercolors. Check out my Original Gallery for more information.

Giclee - "Garden Rubies" is Karen's newest giclee reproduction. The image is 14"x18" and is $70.00 unframed. This frames to a standard size 20"x24". Visit the Gallery for more information.


News - Karen often has customers ask her to create something special for them. Sometimes it is a very specific request. Other projects originate from just an idea or vision. Customers can request the size of their painting and colors that they might like to be used. If you have something special you would like painted, contact Karen with your idea. Examples of recently commissioned paintings are provided below.

"Steve and Barbara's House" Built in the 1800's, this lovely home is in a historic area in Bloomsburg, PA.

Painting of House

"Jen's House" was done as a surprise portrait gift of a new home in Manteo.

Painting of House

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