Ellie Carbone, born in Munich, Germany, is a gifted and recognized watercolorist. Her professional background is that of an medical illustrator. While developing her watercolor techniques over the past 27 years, she has studied with famous watercolor masters such as John Pike, Ron Ransom, Judie Wagner, Tony Van Hasselt, and Tony Couch and has participated in many art shows.
" Watercolor painting and art in general offers me many rewards and I paint as often as possible. Watercolor's exciting qualities - its freshness, immediacy, and spontaneity - are what also makes it the most challenging painting medium."
~ Ellie Carbone
Her work has been exhibited mostly in central New York and Maine, where she has participated in exhibitions at the Skaneateles Art Festival, Perry Art Harvest Fair, the Everson Museum, and the Parish Art Festival. Her painting "On My Own Time" was awarded Best of Show for watercolor at the SUNY Health Science Center in Syracuse, New York.
Ellie teaches watercolor techniques in her mixed-media watercolor workshops for beginning and advanced students in Florida, New York, and Maine. if you are interested in attending a workshop, please free free to contact me.