In the heart of Shepparton, a group of exceptionally talented artists has been making waves in the local and international art scenes. Tank, Ross Paterson, Drew Gregory, and Tom Day are four names that resonate strongly in the artistic circles of this regional community.
McKellars Picture Framing & Wall Art, helmed by Stuart Gowty, plays a pivotal role in showcasing the remarkable works of these artists. Stuart’s establishment not only provides top-tier framing services but also serves as a dedicated gallery for these local talents to exhibit their creations.
“Tom Day’s work, celebrated for its profound representation of Indigenous heritage and culture, has graced galleries worldwide,” says Stuart, highlighting the artist’s broad reach.
Ross Paterson, known for his mastery of watercolours, has made Shepparton his artistic home. Stuart notes, “Ross’s delicate mastery of this medium has earned him international acclaim, including in China, where the art of watercolour originated,”
“Drew Gregory’s super-realist works leave a lasting impression on both the local and broader art scenes,” Stuart adds, emphasising Drew’s unique style.
Tank, a local surrealism expert, “brings a unique artistic perspective, gaining recognition not only in Shepparton but also nationally and internationally,” Stuart says with admiration.
Stuart Gowty and McKellars Picture Framing & Wall Art provide a platform for these artists to share their talent and creativity. Their commitment to nurturing local artistry has contributed significantly to Shepparton’s vibrant artistic community.
As Shepparton continues to evolve as a regional hub for artistic brilliance, Stuart and McKellars Picture Framing & Wall Art remain steadfast supporters of local talent, ensuring that these artists receive the recognition they truly deserve. The Shepparton art scene shines brighter thanks to their dedication, making the community a beacon of regional artistic excellence.