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Her artwork has also been sold in two of the most discussed home furnishing stores in the Southeast region; 24e Design Company and West Elm

Robinson writes: "I believe art and Artists have the power to heal, inspire, provoke and challenge others to go within themselves and create outside the norm."

Contact information:

[email protected]

(314) 368-8869

[Images used on front cover, page 2 and back cover: Sonja Robinson, Harmony in the Abstract, 2019. 36 x 48”]

Featured Artist:

Sonja Robinson

Sonja Robinson is a self-taught artist who began painting as a means of dealing with her father’s tragic death. Robinson is originally from St. Louis, Missouri where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communications from Lindenwood University. She currently resides in Savannah, Georga where she has created, taught, and implemented a Budding Artists Program for Ages: 6-8, 9-11 and 12-14 through the Chatham County Public Schools in honor of her father, Carold “Joe Black” Jones, bringing awareness and understanding of how the arts have the power to heal emotional trauma.

In Savannah, Georgia she has exhibited at the Telfair Museum, Savannah State University, and the Savannah Convention Center.