Selected Monoprints and Monotypes
Born in New York, raised in Ohio, Sheryl Smith Seltzer moved to California from Connecticut in 1996. She graduated from Duke University where she studied painting from Vernon Pratt, printmaking from Barbara Thompson. She has studied at Evanston Art Institute in Evanston, Illinois, the Silvermine Institute in Silvermine, Connecticut, and Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa, California. Painting in oil and creating etchings and large format woodcuts, she primarily works with a vocabulary of abstracted landscape imagery, emphasizing pattern, rhythm and energy. Her images are infused with themes of memory, inspiration, hope and desire. She is currently painting, drawing, and printmaking at her studio in Laguna Beach.