Our name was created in March - 2002 - We are now 14 years old as of March 5!
Our Founders: Artists in Mexico Sonrisa Designs Our Cars For the Kids Hand Made Animals
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We are Pro-Kids, Pro-Ethnic Art Welcome to our new generation of artists - the cream of the crop! We are not a Government funded agency; we are a private company. Our artists are hand picked from the best in the community: 56% Native American/Latino, also Jewish, Irish, Scotch, Lebanese, Afro-American, Swedish, Native American!

PLUS:
9/11/08 - U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy & Judiciary Committee Passed "The Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights Act" in Washington, D.C. as well as the Re-enactment of the ADA Act. BEWARE COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENTS OF OUR ORIGINAL ARTWORK & CRAFTS: OVER 200 INFRINGEMENTS TO DATE!

Arizona Revised Statues 13-1820 - Theft of Trade Secrets - is a Class 5 Felony.

Arizona needs to Enforce this Act. Attn: Arizona Artists! - Write to Attorney General Mark Brnovuch!
1275 W. Washington Street, Phoenix, AZ 85007
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Happy l7th Birthday, Sammy Byrd!

Upcoming Birthday, Rachael Ruben Barkley!
We love Tucson, San Diego, Virginia, Florida, Alaska, & Hawaii!

View Samples of our work at:
www.ercregistry.com/MarilynS-Ruben
Contact us! mswr67@yahoo.com


WE MISS OUR FRIENDS IN MEXICO
(AMIGOS EN MEXICO)

Click here to view Our Founders in Mexico

Our name is 14 years old, as of March 5!
Happy Birthday to Us!
We now own close to 500 Artworks by 30 Artists.

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LEARNING DISABLED KIDS NEED A FRIEND
-- HELP THEM FIND A TUTOR!


We own Sales Licenses for Arizona and California!
We are searching for a new Venue for our Multicultural Art and Landscape Paintings.
Contact us at mswr67@yahoo.com.

These are samples of over l00 Artworks by 9 Artists in Arizona and elsewhere! Each one takes 8 hrs.-3 mo.

Our Artists are now ages 16 to 40. We have known them from l6-24 years each. Art is available as:

4" x 5" notecards
4" x 5" notecards - set of 6
4" x 5" notecards -set of 12
5" x 7" Print-Matted by us in 8"x10" Mat
5" x 7" Print-Professionally Matted 8"x10"

Framing & Shipping - Additional Fees.

8" x 10" Print - 9" x 12" Mat (by us)
8" x 10" Print - 9" x 12" Professional Mat
16" x 20" - Matted by us
16" x 20" - Professionally Matted

Custom Orders, 1/2 Down

Thanks to Ty Cook for pretty Over-size Prints
And to Manny for our Standard-Size Prints
Thanks to Kathy at Posters & Picture Frames for the fantastic Matting Job!
-and to Michael's for the Ready-Made Mats!

We also have T-shirts in S,M,L Kids Sizes for $5-$l0 + postage & Adult Sizes S,M,L, XL for $15-$20 + postage. Allow one week - one month maximum for creation & shipping of a custom-ordered portrait of your family member or close friend in charcoal, pen & ink, watercolor, or oil paint. Prices vary for individual acrylic or oil paintings. A percent of each order is donated to the charities listed at bottom of the page:

We're searching for new multicultural Artists. All Art submitted must be Original! - No Forgeries! We'll pay you for your drawing & put it on this website!

Contact Us at mswr67@yahoo.com.

ALL RIGHTS RESERVED - NO REPRODUCTIONS --- TODOS DERECHOS RESERVADOS - NO COPIA!

"The Good Ones"
always get away
Humberto Montero
#VAU-1-065-972, ©2011

Briana's Flowers
Esme Alvarado
#VAU 1-120-647, ©2012

Pink flowers
Esme Alvarado
#VAU 1-120-647, ©2012

Blue Tulips
Esme Alvarado
#VAU 1-120-647, ©2012

Statue of Liberty
Esme Alvarado, #VAU 1-120-647








"Kindergarten Angels"
by Israel Moreno
VAU 1233345, ©2002

"Blossom"
by Marilyn S. Ruben
#VAU 1-099-017. ©2009

"Pioneer Girl"
by Earnest Austin
#VAU 955531, ©2007

"Rositas"
by Alejandra Valdez
VAU 714263, ©2003

"Butterfly"
by Norma Rubio
age 19
VA747911






"Queen Nefertiti"
by Earnest Austin
©2011

"Woman"
by Earnest Austin
VAU589920

"Innocent Wisdom"
by Earnest Austin
#VAU 589-920, ©2003

"You Go Girl"
by Earnest Austin
#VAU 589-920, ©2003

"Geometry is Fun"
by Marilyn S. Ruben
#VAU-676-107. ©2003


"Peaceful Beach"
Esme Alvarado
#VAU 1-120-647, ©2012


Since l995, Sonrisa Designs has donated close to $4,000 to various charities.
70-80% of the price of each Artwork goes toward the Artist, l0% to printing/shipping expenses,10-20% is donated to the following charities:
  • Amberly's Place, Yuma, AZ
  • American Jewish University, Bel Air, California (Rachel Hoffer Memorial Fund)
  • The ARC of Arizona
  • Art Supplies, Christmas Gifts to Our Artists in the U.S.A. and Mexico
  • Cibola Cheerleaders
  • Cibola Dance (Thanks, Dawn!)
  • Congregation Shaarey Tikvah, Beechwood, Ohio (Rachel Hoffer Memorial Fund)
  • DePaul University Scholarship Fund, Chicago, Illinois
  • English Department at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia (Dinah Grossman Wolfe Memorial Book Fund)
  • Good Neighbor Program, Jerusalem, Israel (providing weekly Sabbath Baskets to needy Jewish families by our Israeli Cousins)
  • Habitat for Humanity, New Orleans Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Sandy Victims
  • KAET-TV, Channel 8, Tempe, Arizona (Educational TV)
  • KBAQ 89.5 FM Radio in Phoenix
  • St. Jude Children's Hospital (Danny & Marlo Thomas's Charity)
  • Stuff the Bus
  • Tsunami Relief
  • Yuma Regional Medical Center's School Supplies for Kids

Links:

Handmade Animal Toys:
Handmade Animals
handmadeanimals.com

This is a Woman-Owned Small Business. All artwork is property of the artist & Sonrisa Designs. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Reproduction of these products is strictly prohibited & is punishable by law.

To order you can: email us mswr67@yahoo.com

Sonrisa Designs" is an Art Co-op created in March, 2002, containing approximately 450 Original Artworks & Handmade Crafts. "Sonrisa Handmade Designs" is our Trademarked Subsidiary which creates Handmade Blankets™, Quilts™, Placemats™, and Towels™. "Handmade Animals," created in August, 2005, is our Subsidiary which creates Hand-Stitched, Baby-Safe Toy Animals.

DISCLAIMER: We are NOT affiliated with the "Sonrisa Toys Website," which sells Imported Plastic Toys from China!

THE DIRECTOR OF THE U.S. COPYRIGHT OFFICE & THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS & SENATE HAVE DETERMINED THAT 1ST & 2ND PARTIES INVOLVED IN THE ILLEGAL (I.E., BLACK MARKET) REPRODUCTION &/OR SALE OF A COPYRIGHTED DESIGN ARE BOTH LIABLE FOR COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT WHICH IS PUNISHABLE BY A CIVIL LAWSUIT WITH PAYMENT FOR DAMAGES & EXPULSION FROM SCHOOL. WE BELIEVE COPYRIGHT INFRINGMENT IS A CRIME & SHOULD BE PUNISHED AS SUCH.

ALL RIGHTS RESERVED - NO REPRODUCTIONS
TODOS DERECHOS RESERVADOS - NO COPIA!

EL DIRECTOR DE LA OFICINA DE DERECHOS DE AUTOR DE LOS ESTADOS UNIDOS & EL CONGRESO & SENADO DE LOS ESTADOS UNIDOS HAN DETERMINADO QUE LOS GRRUPOS INVOLUCRADOS EN REPRODUCCION &/O VENTA ILEGAL (POR EJEMPLO, EL MERCADO NEGRO) DE DISEÑOS PROTEGIDOS POR LOS DERECHOS DE AUTOR SON RESPONSABLES DE INFRACCIONES DE DERECHOS DE AUTOR QUE PUEDE SER CASTIGADO CON UNA DEMANDA CIVIL CON EL PAGO POR DAÑOS Y PERJUICIOS Y EXPULSIÓN DE LA ESCUELA. CREEMOS QUE LA INFRACCIÓN AL DERECHO DE AUTOR ES UN DELITO Y DEBE SER CASTIGADO COMO TAL.



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