Brands Used: Atelier Interactive, Archival Oils, Jo Sonja's.
Painting Styles: Landscape, Still Life, Nature, Folk Art, Decorative.
Painting Mediums: Acrylic, Oil.
Effie Carayannis, an award winning artist, began painting over 12 years ago. Although beginning in the folk and decorative art scene she quickly adapted to fine art.
Effie's creative flare and extensive knowledge on the use of acrylic paints has helped her career along. Lately she has also added oil rouging to her repertoire which she thoroughly enjoys.
Effie has won multiple awards at shows including The Florence Monod Memorial Award at the Royal Melbourne Show, 2004 given in pursuit of excellence and selected from all craft classes.
Effie is now focused on her teaching career, teaching workshops to aspiring painters and contributing her knowledge to Australian magazines. She has had numerous of her designs published in Australian national magazines including, Fine Art and Decorative Painting, Australian Country Craft and Decorating and Handmade.