BFA 1981, Oxford Campus
Communication Design (formerly Graphic Design)

View from South Bass, 2020
Pastel on paper
15 x 18 inches

View from South Bass, 2020

Brief Biography

A Miami University graduate from 1981, Sherry Stoffer has 40 years of experience in graphic design and advertising. She has worked for various agencies and studios in the Cincinnati/Dayton area and has freelanced for 25 years. While freelancing, Stoffer has taken numerous pastel workshops from many well-known pastel artists, including Wolf Kahn, Albert Handell, and Stan Sperlak. She loves to travel and hopes to share her interpretations of the land and sea as she experiences it through hiking and sea kayaking.

Artist Statement

I captured this scene at the end of a long day of sea kayaking in South Bass Island (Lake Erie). The stillness at sunset was welcomed after a long eight-mile paddle.

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