Caren Whitson grew up in Virginia Beach, Virginia and moved to Florida in 1981. Her career spans over two decades as a Graphic Designer. After leaving her last professional job in 2008 she started a graphic design business working from her home office. Several years later she was inspired to start creating art, something she has always wanted to do.
She is a self-taught artist that gets inspiration from the natural world. Her lifelong appreciation and passion for art has motivated her to become an accomplished artist. She has explored a variety of art forms however acrylic painting is her medium of choice. Her art is reflective of her love of nature and her attention to detail. Each piece she creates takes on a life of its own.
Today she enjoys creative freedom that comes from doing what she loves. She resides in St. Petersburg Florida with her husband Joe, dog Lola and cat Nala.