Carol Phillips was born in Hawaii, but spent most of her childhood years nestled near a rich riverside forest in picturesque Oregon. Carol has a love for the figure, portraiture and environments. She loves to work in traditional mediums such as oils, and pastel, but also modern media such as digital painting. She is primarily self-taught.
As a child Carol was captivated by the beauty of the natural world and immersed herself in the realms of fantasy and adventure. The creativity, and mystery of fantastical creatures and characters continues to fascinate her and she wishes to share it with others. Through her art she hopes to provide a glimpse into these beautifully mysterious places.