Sheila's work in pastel and oil covers a range of subjects from foliage to landscape, animals and still life. Whatever the subject may be, color, composition, mood and a passion for craft drive the work.
Sheila has been a professional fine artist since acceptance to her first gallery in 1996. Since that time she has shown her work in many galleries throughout the west coast, as well as in fine art fairs across the country. Her work has earned numerous awards and has been featured in publications including The Pastel Journal, the French art magazine Pratique des Artes, and American Art Collector Magazine. Sheila’s pastels and oils can be seen in collections including the St. Aulaye Pastel Museum in St. Aulaye, Dordogne, France; Providence Medical Center in Everett;
and Group Health and Rockwood Clinic in Spokane.