Artist Carla Gauthier

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  • FASO Artist Website: http://carlagauthier.com

  • Year Born: 1965

  • Canadian and American citizen, has lived in Texas for 12 years

  • Price Range: $200.00 - $2,700.00


Carla's work combines her love of architectural detail and attention to qualities of light that transform commonplace scenes. The result is a body of work that read like snapshots.....found scenes that become still lives, architectural subjects that capture the light and people going about their daily life their story unfolding before us.
Born and educated in Canada, Carla Gauthier has lived and worked in the U.S. and Europe, and now resides in Houston, Texas where she continues to paint and teach. While earning her BA in Fine Art and Art History and her Bachelor of Education, she continued to paint in watercolors and oil paints. An education in traditional drawing and printmaking provided her with a solid base in image making.
Carla is a signature member of the prestigious National Watercolor Society, a signature member of the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolor, an Elite Signature Member of the Watercolor Art Society, Houston and a Signature Member of Watercolor West. She has shown with these and other organizations in regional, national and international exhibitions, and has work in art collections in Canada, U.S. and Europe. More recently she has been a judge for regional art shows and watercolor exhibitions, and leading 3 - 5 day watercolor workshops on topics like Limiting your Palette, Architectural Details and Creating Atmosphere.
Her works are available at : Upper Bay Frame and Gallery in League City, Texas (upperbayframe.com 281-333-9199) PUBLICATIONS
Artist's Magazine Splash 23: The Best of Watercolor to be published as a magazine in June of 2022
 North Light Books' Splash 21 - Capturing Mood, to be published as a magazine in 2020
North Light Books'  Splash 20 - Creative Compositions, published 2019
North Light Books'  Splash 19 - The Illusion of Light, published in 2018
North Light Books' Splash 16 - Exploring Texture, published in 2015
Southwest Art, "Making a Splash" article, [...]

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