We currently have a few paintings by Herman Pekel and Amanda Hyatt for sale.
Herman Pekel paintings for sale
Along The Clarence – Oil on Canvas – 2018 – 58 cm x 42 cm framed $745 inc postage.
Gums Around Grafton – Oil on Canvas – 2018 – 58 cm x 42 cm framed $745 inc postage
Amanda Hyatt paintings for sale
Fishing Boats – Watercolour on paper – 2017 – 84 cm x 64 cm – framed under glass – $1,500 plus postage
Reading – Watercolour on paper – 2017 – 74 cm x 54 cm – framed under glass – $1,500 plus postage
Contact Fay on 02 6643 1528 or 0428 180 754 or email
Unearth fresh and honest art trapped inside your inner artist and learn to capture it with watercolour and acrylics.
You will learn about colour mixing, glazes, composition, drying time, thickness and edges to create an impressionist painting you never
thought possible with acrylic or watercolour.
Expect to be challenged, to be brave, and to have fun!
Like many artists, Herman Pekel experimented for a time with abstract expressionism, but he is now well known for his oils and watercolours. Herman is an artist of energy and enthusiasm. He is able to see a painting in almost any subject matter and is capable of
producing award-winning work in oil, watercolour or gouache. Environmental issues are a great concern to Herman and his love of the landscape reflects that in almost everything he paints. He produces paintings of strong design and powerful impact – every brush-stroke vibrant and visible. The scope of Herman’s work has ranged from dynamic industrial scenery to soft, draped interiors and broad Australian landscapes, which indicates the creative fearless nature of this unique artist.
Please Note: All workshops run concurrently this allows you to only enrol in one workshop. Fay Boyd’s Fine Art School will be held at the Grafton High School. There will be twenty 5-day workshops on offer with tutors who have been selected to provide students with professional, expert tuition in their chosen form of the Visual Arts.
Grafton is situated on the Northern Rivers of NSW approximately seven hours north of Sydney and three hours south of Brisbane by road. Access to Grafton is possible via car, plane, bus or train.
Be Brave and Have Fun with Watercolour or Acrylics – Art Class
A step by step process will begin in this workshop with fast foundation painting and will end with final approach options that are easy to learn and thought provoking.
More will be added as we receive them from the Tutors.
Here is a video I took back in 2012 when Fay was running the predecessor of her Fine Art School, Grafton Artsfest. Herman Pekel and Joseph Zbukvic painting for a charity auction. It’s an edited version and only runs for 6 minutes or so. Excuse the quality.
ONE VACANCY AVAILABLE
This is an informative and hands-on workshop designed for artists with some experience, based on the solid fundamental approach championed by the impressionists and realists. The first lesson in painting is don’t ever start a painting until you know why you are doing it. Next is how you are going to do it. Think things through and you will backtrack and correct less often. There is much to be said about spontaneity as long as you plan for it!