Carol Owen is an accomplished mixed media artist and author of Creating Personal Shrines and Heartfelt - her first romance novel.
A Full Circle
My romance novel, titled Heartfelt, was published on April 22, 2016 by The Wild Rose Press. I really enjoyed writing Heartfelt, a novel about a woman and a man who find each other when neither of them is ready for love. I hope my readers will enjoy it as well!
Author and artist, Carol Owen joined Jackie Helvey and Valarie Schwartz for the Wacqueline Stern Show on WCOM 103.5 FM. - 6-17-16
My second novel, Sassafras Summer is on available in book stores, from the publisher, from online shops or you can order it directly from me and get a signed copy.
Once again, I am participating in the Fearrington Open Studio Tour in Fearrington Village, Pittsboro NC Saturday, March 14th 10:00 - 5:00 and Sunday, March 15th Noon - 5:00. My dear friends have welcomed me back to exhibit and sell my paintings. I will be sharing space with my friend Vidabeth Bensen. Please check out the Artist Studios at Fearrington Village website for more details and to download the brochure/map. www.fearingtonartists.org
When I was a child I thought I would become a writer.
Art and writing were my two strong interests.
I followed the art path until writing came back.
My paintings reflect time spent in quiet reflection and a sense of belonging.
My Spirit Houses are shrines to family memories. They make sacred those shards of the past that have made us who we are.
My altered books hold pages filled with collage, magical pop-ups and hidden places to delight the story teller in each
It's interesting how life came full circle.
When your life is a train wreck, how do you trust yourself enough to
fall in love.