For Sale Schizoaffective Disorder and Bipolar Disorder Paintings The Garden Art Sale on Saturday, July 26, at 2208 NE 8th, Portland, Oregon, was a personal and moving experience. There were many tables occupied with a variety of art work, and Steve Gorman performed songs on his acoustic guitar. People from all walks of life … Continue reading
Posted in July 2014 …
A Garden Art Sale
This Saturday, July 26, 2014, my portrait of Lila, among other paintings are in an Art Sale 10:00 – 4:00 pm. at 2208 NE 8th, Portland, Oregon. The sale will be visual, fabric, jewelry, and more put on by local artist. Everyone is welcome and we’d be delighted to see you there.
‘The Storms of Life’ on Exhibition
Here is a photo of my painting ‘The Storms of Life.’ I will be exhibiting it among others at the Oregon Society of Artists’ Galley on August 3 to August 28, 2014, 1-4 pm. There is a reception August 3rd, Sunday also at 1-4. You are welcome to come in , view the paintings, and browse … Continue reading
A Bite of the Apple: My Life with Schizo-Affective Disorder
Schizo-affective disorder is a hard disease to tackle when societal pressures seem to dominate your routine, yet the sheer process of overcoming the stigma of this disease is complicated but workable. I used to think people were talking about me and judging me because of who I was, especially when I was young. I felt … Continue reading
Guest Blogger Julie A. Fast talks about the difference between BIPOLAR DISORDER and SCHIZO-AFFECTIVE DISORDER.
It’s pretty easy to tell the difference between bipolar disorder and schizo affective disorder once you know what to look for. Bipolar disorder is an episodic disorder that has two main mood swings: MANIA and DEPRESSION. A person with bipolar disorder can also have psychosis. Statistically, 70% of people with bipolar disorder one will have psychosis when … Continue reading
Happy 4th of July 2014
Here are two dolls I created for the fourth of July. Happy celebration! Have a safe and joyous day! Sherry
Reader Contest Details are Here!
The contest painting is ready, and it’s time to announce the details of the Sherry Goes Sane reader contest. First, thank you to everyone who helped me pick a topic for the contest painting. You can read about the process in my blog posts below. The picture is of me holding the final painting. It will … Continue reading