Original “Charlie” painting by SonnyD
About the Artist
Sonya Sanders Dilley (aka SonnyD Artistry) is a full time artist, residing in Springfield, IL. She specializes in whimsical local & musically inspired paintings, as well as custom pieces. She was most recently named to the Top 5 in the Illinois Times Best of Springfield Visual Artist category for the second year in a row, as well as being nominated for the Mayor's Awards for the Arts 2020. In 2019 she was commissioned to paint the original poster art for the City of Springfield Earth Awareness Fair & has had her "Hip Abe" painting series images used for Springfield Convention & Visitor's Bureau Route 66 promotion.