Mike Sherman
Michigan Artist Naturalist

About the Artist

Mike is originally from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and is a member of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community. He paints and draws in the woods and fields of Mid Michigan, with art trips to the U.P. 


A photo of Michigan Artist Mike Sherman used for promotional purposes
Mike Sherman
A watercolor painting of Shining Birches at Lake Junction on a small islet in a pond
NEW! Shining Birches at Lake Junction


Browse Mike’s online shop for original watercolors and drawings of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, Mid-Michigan, and Maui. Mike’s work can also be purchased directly at Art Reach of Broadway.

A photo of Mike Sherman's Artwork Displayed at Art Reach on a brick wall.
Mike Sherman's artwork displayed at Art Reach.


From Valerie Ann: “Mike did a watercolor of our dog Gus and it’s just amazing! The detail, talent and care in the watercolor is just stunning!”

A framed watercolor painting of the chocolate lab Gus Framed
chocolate lab Gus Framed

Blogging About Art, Nature, and My Native Heritage

A digital drawing of a Bearded Neanderthal man

Going Digital

Going Digital highlights why I started using digital media in my sixties with examples of digital artwork, especially prehistoric art

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A photo of a framed watercolor
Sundog Framed

What People are Saying About Mike Sherman!

My customer Rachelle Campbell took this photo soon after she framed and hung my Sundog piece. Rachelle states she is very happy with it and the bold colors harmonize well with the room’s décor, which is what attracted her to the piece!

Please contact the artist if you have questions about his work or what you would like to see. 

a photo of Mike Sherman kissing his young golden doodle pup
Mike with his new golden doodle pup!