Sharon Crowder
  • Female
  • Brookings, OR
  • United States

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About Me

As a child, I always had a passion for horses, and spent many hours entertaining myself creating them on paper with crayons. While riding the carousel horses in Santa Cruz, I vowed that some day, I would have my own beautiful horse that I could ride and show. It was always my special dream that eventually came true.

In the past, I created acrylic horse paintings on grape trays for horse show friends; also a few on canvas. The grape trays were popular for artwork. I took stained glass lessons for a year and prepared my own patterns. The first was a horse portrait; next, a beveled-glass-framed peacock; and finally, a large seascape. Since I had a full schedule and didn't have much opportunity to paint, my painting endeavors were left behind. After retirement, friends and neighbors encouraged me to continue with my artwork. I eventually found more time for creativity and began painting on canvas once again. I'm trying to improve, but learn by trial and error. I find painting to be my favorite hobby, and one that keeps me intrigued and busy.

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At 1:38pm on May 5, 2018, John Andreou said…

Hi Sharon - Ive been away for a long time but it was nice to return and see a friend request from you xx

At 2:15am on April 1, 2018, Nelson Failing said…

Youre welcome Sharon....he's a beauty

At 4:14pm on November 4, 2013, Iveta Autratová said…

Thank you Sharon again, you always make me really pleased!!! I love your horses definitely - they are more than lifelike, they have a soul....clear beauty my friend!!!

At 5:34pm on July 25, 2013, Richard Tully. said…

Hello Sharon, I thank you kindly, it's a pity I no good with the camera tho'

At 6:18pm on July 24, 2013, Richard Tully. said…

Hello Sharon, as a child I to penciled horses, your an inspiration I'll have to try again paint this time I think.

At 2:58am on January 22, 2013, Eden Broberg said…

They're beautiful! You're more than welcome:)

At 4:08pm on November 25, 2012, Antony Rufus said…

Beautiful paintings of Horses! I too am a lover of that majestic animal. I have drawn and painted horses in every medium. I will be posting them in the days to come. Would appreciate your comments on them. 

At 8:26am on September 12, 2012, Ruth Vincent Pillai said…

wow your horses are great.

At 9:11am on August 5, 2012, sharon oppenheimer said…

Good morning Sharon, What a wonderful message to start my day. Thank so much.

At 2:04pm on June 17, 2012, Iveta Autratová said…

My dear Sharon, I am so thnak you for so lovely comments on my works!!!!! You make my day Sharon!!!! You are my inspiration too!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you for your compliments :o)))), hope your feelings are much more better and you started to work on some lovely picture :o)))

 
 
 

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