About Sand Dollar Images
SHARON WEIL HORNSTEIN
Educated at The University of Pennsylvania, Sharon is multilingual, an accomplished athlete and has traveled widely. She left the corporate world in 2001 following a 13 year marketing career to raise her children and pursue her passion for photography. Since then she has shown her work at various galleries, museums and libraries in the Boston area and donates her time and art to charitable organizations regularly. She is a self- taught photographer and began to study painting in order to expand her vision and creative thinking. Working primarily in color, Sharon strives to capture images of strong yet simple subjects at a unique moment in time.
WHY TURKS & CAICOS?
Sharon first visited Turks & caicos 7 years ago and immediately fell in love with the beauty of both the land and it's people. She has returned over the years with her camera in hand, enjoying time with her family and working on her collection of images. Sharon’s images serve as a striking reminder of the unique beauty of the Turks & Caicos Islands. She and her husband have recently decided to make Providenciales their long term home. While continuing to reside in Boston, they have built their future residence in Leeward and visit whenever time permits.
WHY PRINT ON ALUMINUM?
Printed on aluminum, these unique contemporary artworks are offered in both small and large scale. MetalPrints™ represent a new art medium for preserving photos by infusing dyes directly into specially coated aluminum sheets. the image is infused into the surface and not on it, causing images to take on an almost magical luminescence. The ultra-hard scratch-resistant surface is waterproof and weatherproof and can be hung indoors or outdoors. It can also be cleaned easily – just avoid Hanging in direct sunlight.
Smaller prints are offered with Float Mount Hangers, which allow the print to float 1/2" off the wall when Hung. Larger Sizes are offered with a 3/4" inset frame. They are available in silver with your choice of a French Cleat or Wire Hanger. Prints are available in sizes ranging from 8" x 8" to 48" x 96" and can be custom sized to meet your design needs, at the discretion of the artist. please contact us directly for help with custom sizes in the united states or one of our design representatives in turks & caicos for assistance locally.