SHERRY WINATA is a writer, sound healer, meditation teacher & shamanic practitioner for 6 years.
My passion is sharing BOTH PAINTING & MEDITATION to heal human emotions that are buried layer by layer.
All of My paintings are subconscious mind expressions to merge with our best version of ourselves. it is the process of transformation and emotional healing. My passions are human emotions healing layer by layer, painting as a hidden tool for healing, awakening, and ascension.
When I enter the world of my paintings, I realize painting are :
1.Tools to find the best teacher from within to heal and transform.
As within so without. We are the gift to be given to the world.
2.Tools to understand the inner world therefore the outer world.
As we are so is the universe
3.Merge with our true magical self
Hello Sherry! You are a painter, writer, sound healer, meditation teacher & shamanic practitioner for 6 years, How did it all start for you, and is there a connection to these disciplines?
Sherry: It all started when I learned meditation and shamanic journeys. These are a process of my inner journey and transformation to be the gift to be given back in life. My passions are human emotions healing layer by layer, painting, meditation, sound healing, writing as a sacred tool for healing, awakening, and ascension. No matter how bad is outside news and situations, still as individuals we have to deal with our own emotions and thoughts. To be able to contribute to the whole community, we need to heal ourselves first during this global pandemic of the winter season to welcome a new beginning reset of summer.
You say painting is your healing. Is it the process that is therapeutic or something else?
Sherry: Art serves a purpose for holding space for physical, emotional, and spiritual awakening where one can observe one‘s emotions, thoughts to further processing into higher consciousness. BOTH PAINTING & MEDITATION & SOUND HEALING to heal human emotions that are buried layer by layer.
And is there a message you are trying to send with each piece?
Sherry: When I enter the world of my paintings, I realize painting are :
1.Tools to find the best teacher from within to heal and transform. “ As within so without “
2.Tools to understand the inner world therefore the outer world. “As we are so is the universe “
3.Merge with our true magical self, We are the gift to be given to the world.
What are some of the tools you use to create your distinct style of artwork?
Sherry: I used all mixed media such as stones, sands, clothes, resin, fluid, fire, water, oil paints, acrylic paints, airbrush tool, On the canvas size 100 cm x 150 cm
How do you see the inspiration for your work growing and changing?
Sherry: My art is the altered expressions of my subconscious mind merging into higher consciousness embodied in my consciousness to manifest my whole being as the vibration frequency of light. It is like the star who shines because it is the star. The sun shines on the world because it is the sun. I learned so much from the nature of unconditional love and ways how to be it in my inner journeys.
What memorable responses have you had to your work?
Sherry: 2020 UOB Painting of the Year Regional Winners SHERRY WINATA’S PAINTING “PERFECTION AND DESTROYER”
Recognized as “ the Highly Commended Award for the 39th UOB SINGAPORE POY, Emerging Artist Category”
Sherry: I wake up at 6.00 am in the morning where only I can hear the nature of birds singing and I start to meditate while I am painting. Meditation is the altered state of consciousness when one can maintain one alpha and theta frequency into daily routines.
Then I am working on my courses of emotional and spiritual awakening.
And can you tell us about the process of making your work?
Sherry: All of My paintings are subconscious mind expressions to merge with our best version of ourselves. It is the process of transformation and emotional healing.
I always follow all of my institutions and never trying to make my art good on the outside or in my logical thinking trying to arrange the color. I really believe that the best teacher lies within each of us. We all have the light and the paths to reach our best potential by following our own inner voice as our best guide
Do you listen to music while working, and if yes what do you listen to?
Sherry: I listen to the :
-drumming to achieve the serenity of the mind frequency.
-sound healing music
-Solfeggio Frequencies music
– nature sound music
What is your greatest indulgence in life?
Sherry: To be the gift of life to be given back
We all have a role to play, working together to build a stronger community.
We are bound by a human connection beyond distance or borders.
We are united by fears, pains, and sufferings.
We rise above problems to build connectivity and a sense of belonging, reflections, and cooperation, responsibility-sharing, wholeness strong communities.
What is your favorite artwork you’ve done so far, and what are you currently working on?
Sherry: Each and every one of my painting had its own memory in my own process and transformation in my life. Each of them holds a vibration and frequency. we are all wounded healers who walk in life on the paths.
We are all the same
Above our problems,
Above our pains,
Above our tears,
Above our differences
We are not a victim and we are not powerless. We are the strength and power of our Source. We are a PART of our world because we created it and in it, we are shifting and changing it every moment.
We are all one, One feeling, One voice, One needs, One heart, in Unconditional love.
What is the best way to reach people that are interested in your art?