New Zealand artist Collette Renee Fergus Her work is quirky, diverse and fresh with a message underlying in each piece. She is currently working on a new collection which will be available for viewing soon. This is a project close to her heart, based on things she finds beautiful but with an underlying message that has a social twist. Watch this space. Although a lot of her recent work is in watercolour her main body of work is mixed media and acrylics, she uses high quality archival Golden acrylic paints and mediums.
Collette's venture is into the world of Adults a Colouring Books is also part of whom she is, this craze is sweeping the world, giving mindfulness and relaxation to otherwise stressed out people. Using her unique drawing skills and love of vintage themes, including Dresses, she has created several books that are available through Amazon, please click on the image below to go to Amazon for more information
You might also like to read her words of wisdom and fun Collette's Blog - Upcycle, Revamp, Recreate, ok lets just create full stop!
Collette's blog is about making things, recycling, up-cycling, recreating, whatever you want to call it. She is inspired by vintage, the 1950's in particular, the
femininity and classic style of this era is reflected in a lot of her creations.
Collette - "I try to avoid buying mass produced anything,opting instead for up-cycled, re-used, repaired, recycled, second hand items. I don't like waste, one woman's trash can be another woman's treasure. Come along for the ride and explore some creative solutions to give things a new lease on life, instructions included"!
Stuck for ideas for a Secret Santa gift for your Christmas parties and work dos? Check out Collette's new book on Amazon, out now! SECRET SANTA
This is a page from my new book The Fairy Dress Book available on Amazon, beautifully coloured by Mary Beth McKay it is titled 'Southern Breeze' by Mary Beth.
Check out Collette's Art Page on Facebook or if you're a colouring fan have a look at this page - Collette Fergus' Coloring Addicts