Edward van Den Berg, an artist resident in Paul Roux village, did exceptionally well at the Aardklop Festival 2012 at the beginning of this month. With paintings ranging in price from R7500 to R18 000, he sold eleven, and returned home with six commissions, and two extra galleries in Johannesburg that will be hanging his future art.
Edward specialises in wildlife, birdlife and Free State landscapes. He has been selected by WESSA (Wildlife and Environment Society of SA) to be part of the select group of artists who qualify to exhibit on their international 'Arty for Wildlife' web site.
Here are some more examples of his work
Edwards website is www.edwardvandenberg.co.za
Paul Roux Village currently has 6 artists resident, and has numerous other arts and crafts people to enrich its village life.