Karen Noll Schaaf Watercolors

Karen Noll Schaaf Watercolors


Karen works in transparent watercolor, drawing inspiration from the amazing people she has had the pleasure of living among in the coastal south, both in Savannah, Georgia and more recently, New Bern, North Carolina.

​Best known for her figurative and portrait work, Karen is a signature member of the Georgia Watercolor Society and has received international recognition for her work. In 2019, she was named "Among Best 50" in the Global Association of Watercolor Artists (GAWA) Annual International Watercolor Contest.

Karen is a member of the National Watercolor Society, the American Watercolor Society, the Transparent Watercolor Society of America, and the North Carolina Watercolor Society. She has studied with Charles Reid and Mary Whyte, as well as other nationally-recognized watercolor figure painters.

​Karen is available for commissions and portrait work.



Figures and Faces

Landscapes & Landmarks