Karen Edgar is a contemporary, self-taught charcoal and black pastel portrait artist. Born and raised in the Carolina's, she was influenced by art and music throughout her youth, and they have always been an integral part of her life.
Karen's rare perspective provokes vivid and emotional responses, depicting subjects she viscerally connects with and which offer a commonality of emotion and insight to all who see her work. Her catalog includes individuals and subject matter from all walks of life, capturing intimate moments of vulnerability, joy, pain sorrow and beauty that connect all who journey through life's paths.
"Art is a venue that allows me to express my love and passion for God and all of His miracles. The creation of each piece is an emotional and spiritual experience for me."
Karen Edgar now lives and works in Myrtle Beach, S.C.