The Sammy Sheppard Art Blog


The hunger to travel unravelled

One thing a lot of people I meet have in common, is a desire to travel. There is just something amazing about experiencing a different culture, new surroundings excite and …

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The things that matter are not things

It has been a good couple days since I last posted a new artwork, but I promise, my excuse is valid! Donovan and I took off 3 days to escape …

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The little white car

So when Donovan and I got married, what’s mine became his and what was his became mine. Its an interesting time of getting to know each other better when you …

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Sand castles in the sky

  This collage is all about fun in the sun and sea!! It’s like summer is only starting here in Mossel Bay, and we have been spending more and more time on the …

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PEACE I GIVE YOU

This work was inspired by John 14:27 where Jesus is preparing his disciples for when He will no longer be walking amongst them in the flesh. He says ” Peace I give …

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Pastel Skies

Here is my latest artwork!! I think I was inspired by my lovely website, because I don’t usually work in these colours. I prefer bright colours and contrast and cant …

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Who are you?

      Throughout our lives, at various stops and go’s, we are faced with varying depths of our own introspective identity crisis.  There is a psycho analysis at every …

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Whats in the water?

Ever since I’ve started surfing again I am puzzled by dreams and visions of being attacked by a shark. It doesn’t help that the beach where I surf is world …

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My New Year’s Resolutions

It’s quite a scary thing posting your resolutions for others to see…there’s a certain pressure to achieve these goals we set for ourselves at the precipice of that what was …

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A most eventful year

Within a single year I celebrated my 1st anniversary, my son Jesse’s 2nd birthday and the birth of the 3rd little man in my life, Eli. We moved, we breastfed, …

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