• Kara Barkved

    Contemporay Visual Artist

  • Contemporary Abstract Artist

    Hi, my name is Kara Barkved and I specialize in contemporary and abstract painting. I work as freelance artist out of my home studio, aka Blue Skies Studio. I love working with passionate people and sharing what I've learned with them. This website is my window to the world where you can find more about me and then get in touch for a chat about potential projects.

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  • Artist CV

    30 + years in abstract, contemporary art

    Kara Barkved

    Contemporay Artist 

    Jan 2000 – Present

    I create. Paintings. Art.

    University of Victoria

    Bachelor of Fine Arts

    1981– 1983

    Print making, painting, drawing.

    University of Victoria

    Master of Education

    1989 - 1991

    Counselling Psychology and Art Therapy


    Follow me, talk with me, work with me. Want to commission a painting? Want to learn how to paint? Get in touch - let's grab coffee.

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