Karla Freitag - Artist

Karla is inspired by nature, animals and a passion for music, particularly the classical repertoire.

Her interests are reflected in her art, which is detailed and skilled with a free and unique artistic style.

Karla Freitag 'Lighthouse' Tasmania

Karla Freitag: 'Lighthouse' Tasmania

Formal training and qualifications:

Launceston Technical College, Tasmania - Ticket Writing

Launceston School of Art, Tasmania - Fine Art

Claremont School of Art, Western Australia-Fine Art and Sculpture

Silkscreen Printing

Photography - Joondana College

Teaching drawing and art at West Morley Primary School, Perth

Public works:

Victoria Park Primary School (mural)

West Morley Primary School (mural)


Karla illustrated two books for Queensland Author Helen Ryan


Karla has completed many commissions and is open to enquiries.


Queen Victoria Museum, Launceston, Tasmania

Launceston Art Society, Tasmania (Member)

Claremont School of Art, Perth

Nexus Group, Fremantle

Fields Cafe, Hay Perth, Perth (solo exhibition)

Interactive Art Group: Victoria Hall, Fremantle; Chrissy Parrot, May lands; St Hilda's School, Claremont; Wild Twig, Fremantle.

Wanneroo Art Awards Exhibition

Wanneroo Cultural Centre and Gallery (two artist exhibition)

Swan View Art Awards (winner 2014)

Lawley Arts Auction is Mount Lawley Senior High School's (MLSHS) major fund raising event for the Specialist Visual and Performing Arts (SVAPA) and Music Programs. Karla supports this event on an ongoing basis. (2014 - present on an ongoing basis). Every one of Karla's works donated has sold.

Purchase Art:

Karla's art can be purchased from a variety of galleries or online at