Sherry was born in Chicago and graduated with a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts from Northern Illinois University. Living in both Colorado and Hawaii gives her the opportunity to live amongst and appreciate a variety of fauna and flora. Her style has been described as “photorealism with a heart,” and her medium of choice is colored pencils. Sherry’s portraits express the soul of her subjects, and the depth of the eyes will draw you into each picture. Her love of animals has had a heavy influence on her art. Sherry’s portraits exhibit a manner of realism characterized by a softness and harmony to every detail.