Wasatch Studio Tour

Cheryl Merkley


Cheryl Merkley

oil painting

Cheryl H. Merkley graduated with a BFA in fine art, with an emphasis in painting and drawing, from the University of Utah in 1997. She studied under Paul Davis, David Dornan, and Tony Smith.

Her favorite medium is oil and she loves to paint directly from life. She enjoys portraying the beauty in our everyday lives, with bold bright colors and loose brush stroke, with thick juicy paint.