Sunflowers symbolism is well known, they reflect our happiness, optimism, honesty, longevity, peace, admiration, and devotion. During our past two years of Covid, I found myself painting flowers frequently and sunflowers have been my favorite. They hold special meaning being the national flower of the Ukraine.
Cynthia Yatchman is a Seattle based artist and art instructor. A former ceramicist, she received her B.F.A. in painting (UW). She switched from 3D to 2D and has remained there ever since. She works primarily on paintings, prints and collages. Her art is housed in numerous public and private collections. She has exhibited on both coasts, extensively in the Northwest, including shows at Seattle University, SPU, Shoreline Community College, the Tacoma and Seattle Convention Centers and the Pacific Science Center. She is an a member of the Seattle Print Art Association and COCA.