Sverre paints in a playful but also passionate light using vibrant colours and bold lines. Her paintings are a lively and curious portrayal of what she sees around her, be it from her boat or her personal surroundings. Her joy of life is immediately apparent in her work.
Sverre has a degree in Fine Art and as studied with many artists over the years. She sees most of her development as the product of consistent hard work. She has been profoundly influenced by her experiences living in other cultures, whose symbols and icons frequently make their way
into her art. Her paintings are also informed by her interest in fauvism, pop art, and
With a broad palette, Sverre notes that acrylic, oil, wax, inks, markers and collage are
always at her fingertips, and her diverse tools range from paintbrushes to scrapers,
squeegees, feathers, and chopsticks.
Sverre paints from her studio and gallery in Gibsons, BC on Canada’s west coast.
Her works are now collected in Canada, Europe, Asia and the USA.