Caroline Ritson is a well respected artist who has exhibited internationally. She has recently been accepted as a member of the Oxfordshire Art Society and has exhibited widely in Oxfordshire, currently in The Kiffin Gallery in Woodstock.
She works in Acrylic and oils, layering and texturing her work. Paintings showing the power of waves and reflections in calmer waters are inspired by the wild coastline of Ireland. Reflections echo the beauty of a place captured in it’s reflections.
Caroline finds the beauty in overlooked objects and paints them, bringing to the viewer a fresh look at the beauty in an old door or rusting metal.
She won the Posytude Gallery prize in 2016
Her greenman picture won the “Big Oxfordshire Artweeks” competition:
The people of Oxfordshire have voted Caroline Ritson’s work ‘Greenman found on Wittenham Clumps’ as the image which captures the spirit of Oxfordshire in The Big Oxfordshire Artweeks Poll run by local web publisher, Artistpublisher.com. Press article