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Sierra Dante was born in Minnesota in 1969. She graduated with a Master's degree in Architecture, but her love has always been for Art. She lives in Scottsdale, Arizona and Castlenaud-la-Chapelle, France with husband and four farm cats.
She enjoys experimenting with allegorical themes, including figurative, floral, animals and vibrant color in her paintings. She is influenced by many of the great saints, theologians, philosophers and painters. However, she continues to seek Truth and sees God's hand in everything beautiful. With His guidance, she tries to stay present, enjoying the freshness of the paint while capturing the light.
Sierra enjoys painting in oil and sculpting in ceramic clay. She continues her studies with Watts Atelier, drawing and...
| ||I am currently working on The Goddesses of Florida series which is my hip version of Roman Goddesses like Venus, Ceres and Diana. I wonder how these colorful goddesses would interact with the natural world in Florida. In celebration of life, these strong beauties get to protect, nurture and honor nature in ways I can only dream.|
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