Karen Bates’ art is well suited for children, holidays, friendships and fun. Her tropical settings and Teddy Bear paintings are wonderful to behold!
Karen has published greeting cards, wrapping paper, gift bags and magazine illustrations. Her work can also be seen on garments in major department stores throughout the U.S.A. Karen’s art is held in professional collections worldwide.
She has enjoyed a successful career as a professional artist. Living and working as a full-time artist in New York City. Her kudos include Garment Center recognition for her best selling screen print art. “She really understands what sells, and what the trends will be.”