This custom collection of covers are hand painted and sewn by racquet loving local women in the Philadelphia area. With this collaboration Sharon and Aimee hand selected each piece to coordinate the colors of the cover with the image painted. These are one of a kind paddle covers.
Meet Sharon Garlepp.
Sharon's Background: Sharon Garlepp was born in England, raised in Malaysia, educated in Australia, and now resides on the Main Line, PA with her husband and three children. As a child, she studied under a local artist and was encouraged by her parents to pursue a creative career. Instead, she completed a Bachelor of Commerce and worked for and Australian investment bank until she rediscovered her true calling in the arts.
Medium: Acrylic on canvas, watercolor on paper
Inspiration: Sharon draws great inspiration from the natural world, and considers living beings particularly energetic and enchanting. She finds joy in expressively marrying shapes, colors, texture and movement which produces layered, colorful, and beautifully considered compositions.