Bio & CV

Karen Keough is an award winning painter, specializing in watercolors, for over 35 years. Currently, she paints and runs her own art licensing business, turning her unique designs into products, in Ipswich, MA. 

Education

Northeastern University :  Art History
Salem State College: Business
*continuous workshops and classes in Watercolor and Oil since 1970

Teaching

Intro & Advanced Watercolors at Northeast Regional Vocational School, Wakefield, MA

Intro to Watercolors at The Fairways, Naples, FL

Paint Night at Wicked Art Bar, Beverly, MA

Private watercolor classes adult and youth

Shows and Exhibits

Reading Art Show, MA, November 2015

Ipswich River Art show, MA, October 2015

Art by the Sea, Ipswich, MA, September 2014, 2015

Magnolia Art Show, Magnolia, MA, 2014

Mercato Fine Arts Festival, Mercato, FL, March 2014, Juried 

Jon P. Moore's Artist Gallery, Amesbury, MA, October 2013

Art by the Sea, Ipswich, MA, September 2013

Seascapes Art Exhibition, Light, Time and Space Online Gallery, May 2013 (Special Merit Award)

Savings Bank, Wakefield, MA, April 2013

Abstracts Art Exhibit, Light, Time and Space Online Gallery, April 2013

‘Fairways’ Art Show, Naples, Florida, 2013

The Von Liebig Museum, Naples, Florida, 2011 & 2013 

Winchester Hospital, Winchester, MA

Mass General Hospital:  Illuminations Exhibit

Mass General  Hospital: "Ireland" painting selected for 2009 calendar

Reading Art Association Show

Juried Shows

Gloucester Waterfront Festival, Gloucester, MA, August 16th & 17th 2014

Mercato Fine Arts Festival, Mercato, FL, March 1st & 2nd 2014

Awards

Special Recognition Award- Botanical, Light Space Time Gallery, November 2013 

New England Ceramics, 1st Place Award

Naples Art Association Member

Rockport Art Association Member

Reading Art Association Member