Cheryl J's Profile
Well I started life in sunny South Africa, my British father yearned to return to his homeland so at the age of 6, we all migrated to a very cold, very wet corner of North East England. Here I began my artistic journey with some impressive stick men drawings and enough painted papier mache objects to warrant my mother banning me from the toilet roll cupboard.
I always loved being creative, for as long as I can remember. I made drawings and paintings for everyone I knew, spent painstaking hours on each one while my friends played with skipping ropes. I just loved the joy it brought to people, receiving my artwork. Not because I believed myself to be the re-incarnation of Picasso but rather because I knew I'd put every ounce of effort and passion I had, into producing something that was uniquely for them.
That is still how I…
- Born on November 18
- Joined March 12, 2011