New Jersey Artist Donna Gratkowski 
pastels and oils inspired from nature.
  Vibrant  pigment pastels layered loose and painterly.
 Oils are thick rich pigment applied with pallet knife,textural and bold.
Expressive marks releasing heart felt energy from her subject.
Nature provides the composition, painting it in vivid color is her passion.

Over the past years, Gratkowski
has received awards from many national exhibitions. 

2021 Featured Artist at Art In Sussex County, New Jersey State Fair
2018 Featured Artist Hilltop Art Show

 Pastel Society of America
   Distinguished Member New Jersey Pastel Society 
American Impressionist Society     New Jersey Art Association 
   Art Association Roxbury     Sussex County Chamber Of Commerce 

Dannielle Mick Lakeside Art Studio NJ

Aline Ordman Pastel workshop Hyannis, MA 
Alain Picard workshop Southbury, CT
Barbara Jaenicke workshop Newport, RI