SKF Designs , Inc. is headed by Sarah K. Feragen a well trained New England painter with 44 years of painting experience. Through her education, Ms. Feragen has studied with the areas best artists and educators (a list of these exemplary people follows on the bottom of the page). Her work shows a sophistication of an highly educated aesthetic.
Ms. Feragen's training started as a teenager when she attended The Decordova Museum School in Lincoln, MA. The artist graduated Massachusetts College of Art with a B.F.A. in painting. During her senior year Sarah was invited by D. Lowry Burgess and Paul Earls to attend classes at The Center for Advanced Visual Studies at MIT. While at the Center, Sarah was actively involved in numerous conceptual and environmental art projects. Two examples include Boston's Bicentennial "City Ring" and the 1st First Night. Later Ms. Feragen did post graduate work at the Carpenter Center at Harvard University in color with Albert Alcalay and,also,Islamic Art.
The artist has been exhibited in many galleries and has consistently sold her paintings. Many collections around the world enjoy her art including a major electronics firm in Japan Her work has been seen on Newbury Street and the Museum of Science ( a joint show with Eric Sloane and a short feature on an early Chronicle, WCVB-TV, Channel 5 ).
Sarah K. Feragen brings a wealth of unique visual ideas to any project she undertakes. Her breadth of knowledge , in both, imagery and materials offers her clients a range of creative solutions.
Private lessons are available on request.
A two hour minimum is required, prepaid at $40.00 an hour.
"Layers of Life" Acrylic and Watercolor Pastels, 12"x18" 2015 $500 here to add text.
I owe a debt of gratitude to these amazing artists,some of whom are no longer with us. This fact of temporality, impresses upon me the importance of their visual understandings.After so many years their lessons continue to challenge me to strive for artistic excellence.A heart felt thanks to the following:
Albert Alcalay Nathan Goldstein
Meryl Brater Rob Moore
Selma Bromberg Ed Movitz
D.Lowry Burgess George Nick
Paul Celli Dean Nimmer
Dan Dailey Otto Piene
Paul Earls Alejandro Sina
Jeremy Foss Normann Toyton
Albert And I hope I do justice by continuing to engage in the
"Pond's Edge" Acrylic and Watercolor Pastels, 13"x19" 2016 $425 here to add text.
"Jazzy Reeds" Acrylic and Watercolor Pastels, 10"x15" 2016 $350 here to add text.