Sheila Kernan

Making It All Happen

Making It All Happen

Mixed Media on Canvas
40 x 60 in

$5,700.00 unframed


Sheila Kernan
All at the Same Time

All at the Same Time

Mixed Media on Canvas
60 x 40 in

$5,700.00 unframed


Sheila Kernan
When I am With You

When I am With You

Mixed Media on Canvas
36 x 48 in

$4,200.00 unframed


Sheila Kernan
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Sheila Kernan is a Calgary based artist who was born and raised in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; she grew up in a family who fostered the arts and encouraged creativity at every opportunity. She is known for her unique, sophisticated, and
tactile aesthetic.

Her work oscillates between realism and abstraction, referencing memory and imagination. Her compositions are meticulously crafted, cultivated through her use of referential collages made from multiple photographs and sketches. Ethereal softness, hardedges and thick painterly strokes collide in multiple layers, alluding to
a feeling rather than a specific location.

Kernan aims to translate an experience onto the canvas that stimulates others to interact with the work. She chooses to leave out information aiming not to include too much detail so that the viewer can bring his or her own experiences into the narrative. “How much information do you have to provide in order to still tell the story?” Kernan loves that the viewers’ emotions play into the narrative.

Over a decade as a full time artist her work can be found in numerous private, corporate, and public art collections across North America, and the world. Sheila Kernan’s paintings are avidly collected. She earned her B.F.A from the Alberta University of the arts in 2006. And since then has gone on to showcase her work nationally in more than 40 exhibitions. In 2017, she was awarded a lifetime achievement award as the recipient of the Alberta University of the Arts Alumni Legacy Award.

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Than Here

Than Here

Mixed Media on Canvas
60 x 36 in

$5,200.00 unframed


Sheila Kernan
Warms My Heart

Warms My Heart

Mixed Media on Canvas
40 x 20 in

Sold


Sheila Kernan
You Take Me Places

You Take Me Places

Mixed Media on Canvas
12 x 16 in

Sold


Sheila Kernan
Up Close By My Side

Up Close By My Side

Mixed Media on Canvas
24 x 16 in

$1,450.00 unframed


Sheila Kernan
The Brightest Sky Shining Bright

The Brightest Sky Shining Bright

Mixed Media on Canvas
24 x 24 in

$1,900.00 unframed


Sheila Kernan
Simply Being Where You Are

Simply Being Where You Are

Mixed Media on Canvas
24 x 24 in

Sold


Sheila Kernan