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artist , conservator

Fernanda Maria Maddalena Natale, American conservator, artist. Recipient 1st prize, San Diego Art Critics, 1995; grantee, South Dakota Art Alliance, 2001.


Natale, Fernanda Maria Maddalena was born on March 21, 1951 in Pietramelara, Caserta, Italy. Daughter of Pasquale and Anna Gina Natale.


Diploma, Raggioneria, Teano, Italy, 1968.


Conservator/ restoration of history landmark House of Hospitality of Balboa Park, San Diego, 1996—1997. Conservator The Wanda Gag House, New Ulm, Minnesota, 1997—1998. Artisan and restoration Minnesota Masonic Home, Minneapolis, 1998.

Artist of classically inspired realism Fernanda's Studio, Watertown, South Dakota, since 1995. Co-owner, founder and director of exhibits and hospitality Signature Art Gallery, since 2001. Conservator of oil painting and canvas First Dawson Convenant Church, Dawson, Minnesota, since 2003.

Organizational director and member Valley Center Art Association, Valley Center, California, 1992—1995. Co-founder The South Dakota North-East Artists Association, Watertown, South Dakota, since 1996. Teacher and director Artist Network Workshop, Watertown, South Dakota, since 2000.


  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include Signature Gallery, exhibited in group shows at Collection of Works Show, exhibitions include Park Bench, South Dakota Made, Contemporary Women, Classic Art.


  • Other Interests

    Travel, cultural events.


Married Robert Carl Hertz, June 13, 1972 (divorced July 13, 2001). Children: Angela Marie Phalen, Diana Marie Hertz, Carla Marie Hertz, Robert William Hertz, Tanya Marie Hertz.

Pasquale Natale

Anna Gina Natale

Robert Carl Hertz

Angela Marie Phalen Natale

Diana Marie Hertz Natale

Carla Marie Hertz Natale

Robert William Hertz Natale

Tanya Marie Hertz Natale