Fine Art Instruction
Fay Bridges Hyatt
Proficient in oils watercolors and pencil, artist Fay Bridges Hyatt
has an extensive background in the study and production of fine
art. Many of her paintings have been juried into local, regional
and national competitions winning numerous awards. She is a
Signature Member of the Georgia Watercolor Society. Fay has
extensive training in the discipline of fine art oil portraiture and
has received commissions to paint portraits for families, univer-
sities and businesses throughout the Southeast and Midwest
The artist also enjoys sharing her love of art, talent and the knowledge she has gained over the years. She has taught numerous workshops throughout the Southeast in oil portraiture, and fine art compositons in watercolor and oils. The artist taught for a period of ten years at the Turner Center for the Arts in Valdosta, Georgia. She currently teaches on-going classes and workshops in Kaleidoscope's studio.
The artists strives to motivate and inspire, designing her classes and workshops to help each participant in the development of fine art principles and techniques. Fay is a popular teacher and students comment on her ability to teach.
"Thank you very much for the fabulous workshop that you taught us! I really enjoyed, but even
more importantly, I learned so much. You are a great teacher! I'm excited!"
Sheryl Daniel, Johnson City, Tennessee
She makes every effort to give each participant the time and attention he/she needs in each class or workshop. The sessions are informative, fun filled, satisfying and energetic.
Fay's artist's statement: "Most of my career in art has been and is now devoted to portrait art. However, I also relish producing fine art compositions. Both my artistic ability and the development of it have brought so much to my life, serving to motivate, restore and challenge me. A worthy occupation...I love to paint pictures! The following scripture has been fulfilled in my life in many ways and surely one of them is through my art." Isaiah 61:3 'Beauty for ashes and joy for mourning.' "I enjoy teaching...my goal is to share my knowledge with others by encouraging them to find fulfillment in learning to paint and produce art."
For more information on scheduling workshop events and to find out about current classes call or come into Kaleidoscope at 122 North Patterson Street, Valdosta or you can e mail or call the gallery with any questions at 229-245-1289.
Ladies In Red by Fay Bridges Hyatt 20" x 16" oil on canvas
Radiant Splendor by Fay Bridges Hyatt, 24" x 20" oil on linen
Saving It Till Later, by Fay Bridges Hyatt, 30" x 24" oil on linen
The artist working on an
oil portrait of Dr. Jim Allen, Valdosta, Georgia
The finished portrait is on Kaleidoscope's Home Page in the slide show at the top of the page.