Karin is an award-winning, published, full-time artist, painting in acrylics. Timeless structures have been her focus for the past number of years: stately city buildings or aged and weathered barns. Recently, large skies and country fields have also won her attention. Karin has over 250 paintings in public, corporate and private collections. She is represented by LaFontsee Galleries in Grand Rapids and Douglas, and Somebody's Gallery, Petoskey, MI. See more of her work at http://knelsonart.com. Karin was honored to have a cover-story, full feature article in the Fall, 2016 issue of Acrylic Artist Magazine. She has received multiple awards, been accepted into many juried exhibitions, and has had various appearances on television, radio, in the press, and even a billboard presence through Experience GR. She was also the winner of Tulip Time's Poster Contest in 2014. Karin lives in Wyoming, MI with her husband of 40 years. They have 3 grown children, a son-in-law, and 2 precious granddaughters.
Karin's ArtPrize Entries
These are Karin's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.
Karin's Past Work
These are images of past work that Karin has done.