The Chocolate Factory’s own Carol Tarn has found herself on the shortlist of the Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize in 2015, for her engrossing and wonderfully human portraits in oil. The prize is a collaboration between international law firm Ashurst, and London gallery Tiger & Oaktree which was created to help nurture artistic talents, and offers a solo show at the gallery to the eventual winners, along with a substantial cash prize! The shortlisted pieces will be on display at Tiger & Oaktree in April, May and June, with an overall winner to be announced in May. You can find out more about Carol and her painterly, yet realistic work at, and at