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Cheryl Smeja

Cheryl Smeja is a Mineral Point leather artist, nationally known for her pioneering work in wet-formed leather sculpture. She has appeared on The Carol Duvall Show, teaches at national leather conventions and has had articles published in The Leather Crafters and Saddlers journal. For over 25 years she sold her formed leather masks, wall hangings, jewelry, pots and more at art fairs and from her Mineral Point gallery/shop.

Now semi-retired, Cheryl enjoys pursuing other interests such as needle felting, wire jewelry, polymer clay, paper making, and Photoshop image manipulation. Cheryl is the web designer for Shake Rag Alley and serves on the Curriculum Committee. A versatile artisan and dedicated teacher, Cheryl is ever ready for a new challenge.
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