Sherry Tobin American Artist
Known artistically as a mixed media mosaic artist, in the early 2000's she attended the True Mosaics/Institute of Mosaic Art in Oakland, California, where she studied under the the vibrant mosaic artist Laurel True. Sherry's approach to creating and sharing art is steeped in the spirit of collaboration and inclusion. [from sherry tobin website]
"Connections" Totem 2015 "Put A bird On It" Utility Box Art 2015
"Put A bird On It" Utility Box Art 2015, Artist: Sherry Tobin, Mare Island Way and Georgia Street, Vallejo, California

Tobin, of Vallejo, is one of 11 artists chosen to bring new life to some of Vallejo's drab metal boxes. Her whimsical birds look at home, framed by a blue background. "I'm more of a mosaic artist," she said, painting the box in the Wednesday afternoon heat.[from sherry tobin website]

"Connections" Totem 2015, Artist: Sherry Tobin, Concrete, Mosaic, Vallejo, California

The meanings of the designs on totem poles are as varied as the cultures that make them. Some poles celebrate cultural beliefs that may recount familiar legends, clan lineages, or notable events, while others are mostly artistic.[from wikipedia]

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