Christy Sverre paints in a playful manner using vibrant colours and bold lines. Her delightfully energetic scenes bring delight and recognition to the viewer. Curious shapes, vibrant colours and bold lines display her visual language, culminating in joyful celebration.
As well as a degree in Fine Art and has studied with many artists over the years. She sees most of her development as the product of consistent hard work. Symbols and icons frequently make their way into her art as well as her experiences sailing around the local waters where she gathers her ideas in her many sketchbooks.
Acrylic is her preferred medium and her diverse tools range from paintbrushes to scrapers. Working in multi layers with vigorous marks she draws from her enthusiasm and intuition to guide her artwork to completion.
Christy works from her studio and gallery overlooking Gibson's harbour on Canada’s west coast.
Her works are in private collections in Europe, Asia and North and South America.