Sherrill Knezel's Profile

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Hello! I am an artist, educator and graphic recorder based in Milwaukee, WI.

Color and line are the elements that can truly move me. I love juxtaposing vibrant warm and cool colors to evoke playfulness or using neutral warm tones to calm the soul. I am an admitted quote junkie and collect them everywhere.

I have been lucky enough to teach elementary art since 1999. This has greatly influenced my own work. I LOVE children's uninhibited use of color and their direct simplicity of line. Both of these qualities have filtered into my own pieces. I feel privileged to work with my students everyday because I learn from them and can help them learn that art is such an important way to tell your own story.

Recently I have been creating daily drawings influenced by my graphic recording…

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  • Female
  • Born on June 3
  • Joined September 6, 2010

Favorite materials

acrylic paint, mixed media, paper, canvas, marker

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About

Hello! I am an artist, educator and graphic recorder based in Milwaukee, WI.

Color and line are the elements that can truly move me. I love juxtaposing vibrant warm and cool colors to evoke playfulness or using neutral warm tones to calm the soul. I am an admitted quote junkie and collect them everywhere.

I have been lucky enough to teach elementary art since 1999. This has greatly influenced my own work. I LOVE children's uninhibited use of color and their direct simplicity of line. Both of these qualities have filtered into my own pieces. I feel privileged to work with my students everyday because I learn from them and can help them learn that art is such an important way to tell your own story.

Recently I have been creating daily drawings influenced by my graphic recording practice. Listening and conveying meaning with simple line drawings has led to challenging myself to illustrate quotes in circles with a limited palette. I have had lots of fun creating them!

Connect with me on social media:

@sherrillknezel or Instagram: knezelsh

Thanks again for visiting!

Sherrill

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