Wichita Sculptors Guild, Inc.

WSG7

Sherry Hoffman

 

Wichita, Kansas

 

 

 

 

 

Accepts Commissions ..... Yes

Media: Bronze, fired clay, resin

Speciality: Figurative, (children, adults, portraits of both), Animals, (wildlife and domestic), portraits of pets, dogs are special subjects.

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Sherry is a native Kansan. She has been sculpting for 19 years. She began sculpting after the death of her only child, son Justin 13. She turned to art as a form of therapy. It has truly been a blessing. Art has helped her heart cope with the loss. Sherry has had many wonderful things happen and has made some lasting friends through her art.

 

Sherry studied with accomplished local artist Nancy Tapp. She has taken figurative sculpture from Lincoln Fox, portrait/bas relief from Eugene Daub, and recently acquired her 80 hour certificate in Forensic Art from OU. She is panning further study of forensic art in the future with plans of working as a forensic artist.

 

She is a member of the Wichita Sculpture Guild. She has exhibited at Century II, Bank IV, Old Town, El Dorado Art Gallery, Halstead Fine Arts Festival, Stein Eck Gallery, Hutchinson Art Gallery, Ducks Unlimited, Carriage Gallery in Newton, Ks, City Arts in Wichita, Center for the Arts, also in Wichita and the Ivory Trading Post Gallery in Ouray, Colorado. She currently has her bronze eagle on display at the Frank Howell Gallery in Sante Fe, NM.

 

Sherry loves to sculpt children, dogs, animals, Indians, and portraits of all kinds of people. Art adds so much beauty to the world. Art heals the soul and renews the spirit. All things seem possible, for we are all kindred spirits.

Public pieces on display:

 - Bronze Eagle District 266 Maize, Ks.

    Memorial for Gene Pollman.

  - Bronze Camel /baby Sedgwick County Zoo

    for Envision

  - Bronze  Tapir/baby Sedgwick County Zoo

    for Envision.

  - Bronze Life size child /eagle CHSM Dist. 266

    Maize, Ks. Memorial for John Frazee.

  - Bronze Child Mulvane Methodist Church.

    Memorial Jim Garms.

  - Bronze Child Goddard, Ks.

    Library - Children's Reading Corner

  - Bronze Pioneer and Child Cobb's Park.

    Mulvane, Kansas

  - Bronze Eagle Altersgate Methodist Church.

    Wichita, Ks

  - Clay pieces on display in Halstead, Ks.

    (Library, Rehab Center)

 

May 2013:

Life size Kneeling Soldier and Battlefield Cross sculpted bronze for OFM in memory of the Kansas Soldiers killed in Iraq and Afghanistan since Desert Storm. Dedication May 2013 in Veteran's Park (Freedom Park) Greenway Blvd. Wichita, Ks.

 

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Contact Information:

Cell: 316-833-1177

Email: sculptor68@yahoo.com