Capturing Boca Raton’s Essence: Meet Artist Michelle Sherman


We regularly complain about it. Don’t all the time sit up for going. Usually attempt to determine after we can depart….

However what was it that received you there within the first place? What was the pull that led you to that area? The rationale you’ve stayed? 

There needs to be good days on the workplace. And people days and people moments are what Boca Raton artist Michelle Sherman spotlights in her watercolor portraits highlighting Boca Raton artists and entrepreneurs. It’s a behind-the-scenes have a look at a few of us in our workspaces. 

Olivia Hollaus by Michelle Sherman
Michelle Olson-Rogers by Michelle Sherman

Me? Nicely, Sherman caught PK in motion on the podcast studio recording The Paige Kornblue Present. Naturally, I then slid a microphone her means as a result of whereas she created my story on canvas, I needed to share hers on-air. 

Sherman is a Boca Raton native, mom of two and A.W. Dreyfoos Faculty of the Arts graduate who has been instructing artwork in native lecture rooms for years. She lately opened her personal artwork studio inside the BRiC advanced after making waves from east to west Boca celebrating on canvas our metropolis’s landscapes and folks. 

It was her “Window into Boca Raton” sequence that began all of it as she and a pal stepped exterior post-COVID to function particular areas and hidden gems in downtown Boca Raton. The sequence is now on show on the Spanish River Public Library and contains Sherman’s work of the Boca Raton Historic Society, Mizner Park’s “Flossy’s Fountain II,” quite a few Boca Raton Museum of Artwork sculptures and Royal Palm Locations’ “Peaceable Fountain.”

Paige Kornblue by Michelle Shermer

Additionally on show are a number of of Sherman’s artist & entrepreneur items that includes my fellow Boca journal contributors Olivia Hollaus, founding father of Defend My Sneakers, and Michelle Olson-Rogers, founding father of Trendy Boca Mother. We additionally get a sneak peek contained in the work world of Boca’s Cielito Artisan Pops’ proprietor and Delray Seashore’s The Home of Perna. 

Just like photographic portraits, these watercolor work enable us all to pause and replicate on our personal workspaces and professions, reminding us to worth and respect the roles we play day in and day trip. 

To be taught extra or buy Michelle Sherman artwork, search for this story within the Life-style or Boca Beat part of Paige Kornblue’s weblog and hearken to The Paige Kornblue Present podcast, Episode 54 to listen to from Michelle as she sketched PK!