her inspiration from her “idyllic life growing up in rural Alabama.” She says that South Montgomery
County influenced her
“perception of life and the subject matter of my paintings.”
scenes portraying nature are created using rich pastel colors that appear to be
taken directly from the landscape around her at the time. While viewing her
landscapes, one could imagine the shading and detail that appears to change as
if viewed in real time.
brush strokes and soft blending of her palette, Sandra has captured nature in
its entire splendor. Close your eyes and imagine the sun and its intensity, the
coolness of the shade beneath the trees, and the breath of fresh air that seems
miles away from the industrial cityscapes that are like a distant memory that
time has erased.
paintings are shown in galleries throughout the south and have been featured
in Southern Accent magazine