Carolyn’s Art

“Textures” in oil

Best of Show, Ouachita Expressions Art show, 2021

Carolyn is an award-winning artist, who paints the local area, and paintings are available in the cabins.  You can order a custom original painting with discounted rates for cabin guests by contacting Carolyn for details.  The rate for original paintings in in a link below.

Or, if prints are what you want, they are easily ordered through–just added are paintings of the cabins!  Keep your cabin memories alive with prints or mugs!



Carolyn, your innkeeper, is a professional artist, who retired from the Mena Art Gallery as Executive Director.  She has won numerous awards for her artwork, and her paintings have sold in galleries and are in homes across the nation.

Some artwork is for sale on the cottage and cabin walls.  If you want to purchase any while there, you can call Carolyn and make arrangements for charging it and taking it with you.  Or if you are traveling on a motorcycle, she can mail it.

You can order all kinds of prints of Carolyn’s paintings, from mugs to beach towels to cell phone covers.  High quality products can be purchased including prints in various sizes, surfaces and framing options. Other products include phone cases, greeting cards, tote bags and duvet covers. Order fulfillment is by Fine Art America. If you’re not happy with your purchase, for any reason, simply return it within 30 days, and you’ll receive a full refund of the purchase price. Please note – Fine Art America does not reimburse the outgoing or return shipping charges unless the return is due to a defect in quality.

Carolyn has painted special paintings for Willowbrook and cabin guests!  If you have dogs, cats, horses, children, houses–pretty much whatever–send her an email for more information.  She can email you a price list and sizes of canvases.

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 Here are some samples of her work:

  “Textures” 16×20 oil.  Best of Show.

Custom painting of a client’s dogs and cat

Woodhaven Cabin:  Prints available, price varies according to size.

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Willowbrook Cottage:  Prints available; price varies according to size.

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Sunnybrook Cabin:  Prints available.


Sunnybrook painting

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“English Christmas Service”   24×36    Original Sold, $1,100.00       Prints available

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“Walk to Secret Garden”  24×36     Original sold for $1,100.00       Prints available

Picnic Hat large res 1769x1290

“Picnic Hat”.   This was one of 50 accepted for the national juried show, “Art of the Heartland,” October 2015.  Prints available.

(Example of custom art: Carolyn would love to paint your children or grandchildren !)

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“Waiting”     16×24    Sold   $950          Prints available


chloe and hannah fairies final print 2-12Example of custom art:   two children from photograph, morphed into fairies.

Carolyn can paint the subject you want, in the colors you want to fit in with your decor.  She has done pets, children, houses, landscapes, still lifes–pretty much whatever you like.

Portraits of 3 dogs
Portraits of 3 dogs
Heaven in the Heartland
Heaven in the Heartland

Little Shep 1850x2322

“Little Shep”   inspired by a real Cotswold cottage in Engand


Questions about having a painting done?   email:

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