LeClair

Cheryl LeClair, American 

 

Cheryl has been interested in creating art since a young child but other interests, a career in law, and raising a family kept her from pursuing her creative talents.  Her desire to create was again sparked after purchasing a pastel landscape from a local artist in 1989.  Since then, the challenge of painting in soft pastels and oils has been her fundamental focus.   

 

Numerous workshops and ongoing private studies with nationally known artists including Albert Handell, Richard McKinley, the Art Academy, and ongoing study with Joseph Paquet (since 2009), have provided the crucial educational underpinnings to her artwork. 

  

Her primary focus is to work from life, mainly outdoors, which provides a g