About Clare Wassermann


Clare Wassermann is a painter and textile artist living in Wolverhampton, England – although here she is in Ironbridge, one of her favourite local haunts!

I love to build upon  layer upon layer of colours seeing how they vibrate together.  Images, words and ideas emerge, are released and  let  go of  as the work progresses.  Eventually an idea for a final composition surfaces and a still point is attained.

As I work I listen to music which often comes from Hindu, Buddhist or other Eastern sources. I definitely use the energy of the music as inspiration, whether it be calming or uplifting. I also use ideas generated from my yoga and meditation practice.

Strength and Grace Clare Wassermann 100 pixels 72 dpi

The progression of my paintings currently reflects the qualities I try to live by in that I like to hone my  intuition and practise  acceptance and letting go in my life. I suppose you could say that the nature of impermanence and peace are my focus.IMG_1256


I also love to sew. I like to transfer my paintings onto fine cotton fabric and layer into a quilt which I then hand stitch, machine stitch and embellish. These make stunning wall hangings, benefiting from the added texture of the stitch.




I  run workshops in my gorgeous, spacious Victorian studio in Central Wolverhampton at Newhampton Arts Centre

Clare Wassermann Open Studio

I am a regular illustrative contributor to Juno Magazine which is a beautiful magazine for ethical, thoughtful, ecologically minded parenting. You can buy it online here or in WH Smiths and health shops.











I’m also a children’s book illustrator for American author Kathy Walsh. Here are three of them – we are currently working on a fourth. They are available on Amazon



Please see my Facebook page HERE for regular news

To come to a workshop please look HERE 

To contact me please click HERE

To spend hours and hours on Instagram click HERE after making a pot of tea






































4 thoughts on “About Clare Wassermann

  1. Stunning Clare! The text is refreshing to read with visuals to delight the eyes and set the heart singing. More more more….


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