Looking forward to the virtual NAMI Walk a day of hope on May thirtieth and walking alone in the fresh air Will miss volunteering for the NAMI Clackamas booth for the walk, but I had the opportunity to finish rereading my book by Michelle Obama called Becoming and feeling good about life and reaching …
Everyone have a safe healthy happy passover good friday and easter We will be social distancing here and being mindful and tactful towards the crisis and owning our own space. In memory of those who have gone before us, ‘The Weeping Rose’ by Sherry M. Joiner
Celebrating world bipolar disorder day and hoping everyone is safe healthy and free of pain Call domestic violence hotline for help if you are going through struggles with your spouse or family member during these times. Painting by Sherry M. Joiner
Living with schizoaffective bipolar disorder type and ptsd during this crisis sometimes I wish I was a sea turtle swimming on the ocean floor Sea Turtles by Sherry M Joiner
Happy Valentine’s Day and Valentine’s Day weekend Know that you are Loved! Valentine flowers, Painting by Sherry M. Joiner
Making gifts for my adopted granddaughters for Christmas My paintings of a ‘Unicorn” and ‘Sea Turtles’ given to Kylie and Kayla for Christmas. Their favorites. By Sherry M. Joiner.
At the North Clackamas Arts Guild art show Standing next to my self portrait that was hung for exhibit at the King of Kings Lutheran Church in Milwaukie, Oregon. I’m on a soulful journey. Self Portrait by Sherry M. Joiner
Mental Health awareness week is October six through October twelve For awareness of my condition Schizoaffective Disorder, I dug down deep into my roots and painted a picture of Brazilian flowers blooming in a garden. Sanity comes from my art.
Flappers Rock Over night I became a Flapper. NAMI Clackamas had a Roaring Twenties Benefit Auction at Gray Gables Estate 3009 SE Chestnut St. in Portland Oregon on September 21, 2019, 5:30-9:30 pm. The clientele wore glamorous dresses with glitter and sequences, and black suits and suspenders. My friend Connie Emmons and I were …
My finished portrait of Michelle Obama Can’t think of a better way to thank the wonderful wife of President Obama who stole my heart with her book Becoming, than to paint a portrait of her. Thanks so much Michelle for all you are doing. My portrait of Michelle, below.