About the Artist
Best known for her large, vibrant figure paintings, Sheila’s work explores the fluid relationship between figure and environment: how each continuously informs and affects the other. At the heart of this exploration lies the notion that we both form – and are formed by - all we have seen and experienced.
When she is not in the painting studio, Sheila can be found teaching yoga, searching for her lost keys and exploring the wonders of the Northwest.
"Ultimately, I remain endlessly curious of a painting’s ability to communicate independently from any figurative framework as energy broken down into color, texture and movement."
- about her work, found in artist statement
My Resistance Series features people that make this country great; individuals - both past and present - who have shaped our cultural landscape through their steadfast resistance of oppression.
Ten percent of all sales goes directly to American Civil Liberties Union.
And from my corner of the world (a small painting studio in Central Oregon), thank you for helping me take a stand.