Award winning watercolor artist, Barbara Carswell worked in New York City in the Advertising Industry freelancing for multiple clients and has over 30 years of experience in advertising design and production.
After settling in Florida 19 years ago, Barbara worked as the Manager for Slim•Fast Foods Company's Art Department in West Palm Beach, Florida. When the company was sold and relocated to New Jersey she decided to stay in Florida and semi-retire to follow her dream of painting watercolors as well as continuing a lucrative freelance business out of her home as an Art Director / Graphic Designer.
Enjoying the Florida lifestyle with her yacht captain husband and 3 parrots, Barbara has been teaching, freelancing and traveling, taking her camera and watercolor supplies along. She is a member of the Lighthouse ArtCenter in Tequesta, Florida where she teaches Watercolor classes. She also belongs to the North County Art Association.