STONE QUILT - 2003 - Granite and Marble 6'h x 5'w
FareWell (2016) Steel,copper, enamel, rice
PIKE PUB I - 2004 - Pike Pub, Seattle - Porcelain enamel, steel - 4' x 4'
Leaning Up Against the Night (1992)
Porcelain enamel on steel
Birth of Venus (2015) Ceramic with underglazes
DRAGON GARDEN - 1985 - Wing Luke Museum - Porcelain enamel, steel - 12'h x 4'w
3 Dimensional Work
PIKE PUB II - 2004 - Pike Place Pub, Seattle - Porcelain enamel, steel - 4' x 4'
3D: Art in Public Spaces
ADELLE MAXWELL CHILDCARE - 2003 - porcelain enamel, steel, ceramic, acrylic, poem - 6'w x 4'h x4"d
FIRST MARKS - 2013 - Garfield Elementary, Everett WA - Steel, aluminum, powdercoat 12'h x 7'w x 4'd
WORLD FINANCIAL CENTER - 1989 NYC - Copper, vitreous enamel, gold plate -100 pcs. - 36"x36"
Two x Two (1992)
Copper, enamel, acrylic, bronze
Sleep Now (1977)
Pewter, bronze, acrylic, ceramic, satin
With a 1977 MFA from the University of Washington, Cheryll went on to work in the porcelain enamel industry doing research and development for factories across the country. Her work reflects that exploration using a variety of techniques and materials. The following are only a few examples of her work. More images are available upon request.
Cheryll has been involved in Public Art programs as an artist and administrator since the 1980's. Having served on local, county and state arts commissions she is well versed in the sensitivity to the "sense of place" required in designing art for public places. Her knowledge of and expertise in durable materials designed for high traffic areas has enabled her artwork to pass the test of time. Through her work in research and development for the porcelain enamel industry, Cheryll is known for introducing porcelain enamel for use public art.
Iron Tuliphead (2002)
Cast iron and vitreous enamel
SHRINE OF HOPES & WISHES - 2003 - Seattle - Porcelain enamel, steel, concrete - 30'w x 10'H x 10"d
BRIDGE TO BROTHERHOOD - 1989 Redmond WA - porcelain enamel, steel, brick landscaping -30' X 8'
Slings and Arrows (1994)
Copper, steel, enamel, acrylic, ceramic
Altared Heart (1989)
Enamel, copper, fur, acrylic, bronze, silver
ARTS DINER - 1989 - Private Corporation, Seattle - Porcelaine enamel, steel - 4' x 4'
No Strings Attached (2016) Copper, enamel, aluminum, ceramic, feathers, found objects