Caroline Fairbairn

“This project has made me fall in love with Jane Austen- what an inspiration and a local girl as well. I’m over the moon to be involved with Sitting With Jane, and as a Hampshire artist, this project is very close to my heart.” Caroline Fairbairn.

Originally from London, Caroline Fairbairn is an Illustrator Artist living and working in Hampshire. Publications to date are – An Introduction To Decorating And Glazing Pottery by Caroline Fairbairn, Marching To A Royal Beat by Stephanie Hudson and Noel’s Ark by Jamie Brooks.

Currently commissioned as Afterlife Chronicles designer/ illustrator. She painted two of the schools rhinos for Go Rhinos 2013 and was commissioned by Hampshire Cultural Trust to paint ‘Reggie’ for Zany Zebras 2016-  Winner of SO:To Speak Festival of Words 2015 illustration competition.

Caroline is painting two BookBench for Sitting With Jane titled ‘Chawton Woodwalk’ and ‘Do you dance Mr Darcy?’