The Thomas C. Gordon, Jr., Director of the Studio School and a professional artist. She has a BFA from Syracuse University and an MFA in painting and printmaking from Virginia Commonwealth University.Check out her artwork at: MaryEHolland.com
The administrative assistant for the Studio School and a professional photographer and educator. He has a BFA in communication arts + design from VCU.
Studio School Faculty
Andy Bality is a professional painter with a BFA in painting from VCU. He specializes in landscape painting and has taught at Nimrod Hall Summer Arts Program in Bath County, VA.Check out her artwork at: andrasbality.com
A professional yoga instructor and stained glass artist.
A professional artist and an adjunct instructor at VCU. She holds a BFA in painting from Goddard University and an MFA in painting from VCU.Check out her artwork at: SallyBowring.com
Kathy Calhoun is a professional painter and teacher with a BS in Fine Arts from James Madison University.Check out her artwork at: kathycalhoun.com
A professional artist with a BFA in sculpture from VCU. His paintings have been exhibited internationally and are in numerous corporate and private collections.Check out her artwork at: merendacw.wordpress.com
A professional artist and educator. She has an MFA in sculpture and a BFA in painting from VCU.Check out her artwork at: DianaDetamore.com
A professional painter and educator. She has a BFA from VCU.Check out her artwork at: KarenEide.com
A professional painter. She holds a BFA in painting and printmaking from VCU.Check out her artwork at: JoanElliott.net
Monica Escamilla is a professional photographer and teacher.Check out her artwork at: monicasescamilla.com
A professional artist and writer. She studied art at the University of Wisconsin at Madison and Loyola University in New Orleans. She holds a certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration from the New York Botanical Garden.Check out her artwork at: DawnFlores.com
Travis Fullerton is the Director of Imaging Resources at the VMFA. He received a BFA in Communication Arts and an MFA in Photography, both from VCU. He has also taught photography at VCU and John Tyler Community College.Check out his artwork at: travisfullerton.com
The resident potter at VMFA, where he has taught since 1982. He has conducted pottery residencies in Great Britain and South Korea and is a member of the board of Cub Creek Pottery Foundation.Check out his artwork at: StevenGlassCeramics
Sarah Hand is an illustrator, paper mache artist, painter and teacher.Check out her artwork at: sarah-hand.com
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Merenda Cecelia is an artist and state certified art educator. She has a BFA in Art Education from VCU.
Tracy Lynch is a poet, non-fiction writer and teacher. She has an MFA from Queens University of Charlotte and an MA from VCU in Composition and Rhetoric.Check out her artwork at: tracyrothschildlynch.com
Martha Prideaux is a painter with a degree from the University of Richmond. She has studied cold-wax painting techniques extensively.Check out her artwork at: marthaprideaux.com
Maria Reardon is a Plein Air artist who works primarily in pastel painting. She has received numerous awards for her artwork and is a member of the Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Painters Group.
A professional artist and instructor at Saint Catherine’s School in Richmond. He holds BFA and MFA degrees in painting and printmaking from VCU.Check out his artwork at: DiegoSanchez.com
A professional artist who specializes in glass. She has a BFA in painting from American University and an MFA in crafts from VCU.Check out her artwork at: JudeGlass.com
Amy Smith is a mixed media painter who is inspired by nature. She has a BFA from VCU School of the Arts in Painting & Printmaking.Check out her artwork at: amymariesmith.com
A professional artist and teacher who specializes in color theory and fashion design.Check out her artwork at: TheFashionOfficeRVA.com
A professional photographer and an instructor at the Maggie L. Walker Governor's School. She has an MFA in photography from VCU.
A professional textile artist and educator. She holds a BFA from VCU and an MFA in fibers from Arizona State University.
Kendra Wadsworth is a painter and clay artist and teacher with a BFA from VCU and an MFA in painting from the University of Pennsylvania.Check out her artwork at: kendradawnwadsworth.com