Fred the Kelpie - Driving the Flock by Pieter  Zaadstra

Fred the Kelpie - Driving the Flock by 

Australian Kelpie Series “Fred Driving the Flock”.
From original oil study by Pieter Zaadstra,

510mm x 760mm

Featured in the book “Our Australian Kelpie”
The book has sold out but you can view it free of charge at – go to “Exhibitions of the Past”

Portrait painter Pieter Zaadstra learned the art techniques of the School of den Hague from his artist/teacher father, growing up in the Netherlands. After migrating to Australia and adapting his techniques to the new Australian light, Pieter won numerous art awards and made his name as a portrait painter with many high profile sitters. Pieter has published 5 art books – some of which can be viewed and purchased at

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  • Diko
    Dikoover 5 years ago


  • Barbara Applegate
    Barbara Applegateover 5 years ago

    Absolutely gorgeous

  • Thanks Barbara. There are many that have not been uploaded yet. I am Pieter’s wife Tanya and I will be looking after our Redbubble. Pieter has painted for virtually all his life. This artwork is in his book “Our Australian Kelpie” which is now out of print but may be revised in the coming years. You can view the entire book at our website free of charge. Go to and look in “Browse Exhibitions of the Past”. Thanks again for your feedback. Cheers, Tanya

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    – Pieter Zaadstra

  • Diana-Lee Saville
    Diana-Lee Savilleover 5 years ago

  • Hi Diana-Lee – thanks and apologies for slow reply on this one.

    – Pieter Zaadstra

  • jeanniechris
    jeanniechrisover 5 years ago


  • Hey, thanks for your feedback!

    – Pieter Zaadstra

  • Debbie Roelle
    Debbie Roelleover 5 years ago

    another stunning image

  • Barbara Applegate
    Barbara Applegateabout 5 years ago


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  • Angela  Burman
    Angela Burmanabout 5 years ago

    A wonderful painting. I have really enjoyed looking through your portfolio. Amazing talent

  • catherine walker
    catherine walkeralmost 5 years ago


  • Lynda Robinson
    Lynda Robinsonalmost 5 years ago

    Congratulations! This work has been selected by MrsWillow to be featured in the Landscape Painting Group – 21/5/10

  • Thanks Lynda and thanks MrsWillow!

    – Pieter Zaadstra

  • photofairy
    photofairyalmost 4 years ago

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