Karin has drawn and painted most of her life and is largely self taught.
She use oils, watercolours, pastels and pencil. Her subjects are usually animals, in particular horses and landscapes, although she also does more interpretive work.
Karin lives in North Loburn and is a member of the Rangiora, Ashburton, Waite and Otago Art Societies, and exhibits mainly through their exhibitions.
Her paintings have been awarded People's Choice, merit awards and premier Awards at art exhibitions and competitions throughout the South Island.