Amanda's unique work reflects the contemporary, casual and colour filled lifestyle of the picturesque Sunshine Coast ,Noosa Heads Queensland...
Amanda Brooks' work on large canvases are vibrant and textured using a combination of acrylics, ink washes and oils creating layer upon layer reflecting her love of nature, and the coast. Amanda's work captures light and form in a breathtaking manner .
Her dedication to observing nature is displayed in the way she approaches her textured landscapes , bold florals and native birds and animals . "When one is in touch with nature no season passes unnoticed", says Amanda.
Amanda comes from a family of creatives .She started as a graphic designer, moving on to teach painting. This brings to her work a discipline and lifelikeness that is often hard to find in the work of contemporary painters. Attention to detail, composition, interesting layers of paint washes and textures and an eye for colour have made her work highly prized, being represented in private collections throughout South-east Asia, Europe, the United States and Australia. Amanda is now a successfully published artist and shares collaborations with various homeware companies .
Amanda's work attracts renovators, home decorators and designers. Amanda's work is highly sought after and due to demand she now paints on a full time basis. She happily personalises and customises all paintings according to her clients personal taste .
It is the warmth the paintings bring to people's homes and lives that attracts buyers.