I was recently invited by the Academy Center of the Arts, along with nine other artists, to create a piece of artwork inspired by their new logo. My 18×24 abstract painting in oil and cold wax can be seen at the ACOA and is for sale. It was great fun and I was honored to be […]
I will be teaching a one-day Oil & Palette Knife workshop at the Lynchburg Art Club on Saturday, January 9, 2016 from 9:30am to 3:00pm. This workshop will include a demo to illustrate my technique for painting with oil and palette knives. It will also include a 50-stroke exercise and hands on practice with some […]
Lynchburg Art Club Christmas ARTSravaganza December 4-20 Friday, Dec. 4, 10am-8pm Saturday, Dec. 5, 10am-2pm Open during regular gallery hours through Dec. 20 Come do your holiday shopping! I created these hand-painted paper lanterns. Great for your porch or indoor decorations!
I am getting ready to teach another Paint n’ Sip class for our Timberlake Garden Club. We had an inspiration piece that one of our members wanted to paint so I took that and created my own version of it so I could replicate it for the class. Below are the steps I took to […]
Oil and Acrylic Paintings by Cindy Vener Arts & Education Lobby, Academy of Fine Arts Gallery Hours: Mon – Fri, 9am-5pm Open evenings during Warehouse Theatre performances AFA July Performances I have 15 paintings on display in the lobby of the Warehouse Theatre at the Academy of Fine Arts. It’s a beautiful space to have […]
Yesterday I taught my first Paint ‘n Sip workshop for a group of friends here on Timberlake. It was a surprise birthday celebration for Brenda Box. Everyone brought appetizers and wine and spent a Sunday afternoon painting and sipping wine. We had 12 people and even had one husband painting with us! I created a […]
A group of us have been painting weekly at diferent locations around Lynchburg in April. This week we went to the Ann Spencer House and Garden on Pierce Street. Ann Spencer’s granddaughter, Shaun, gave us a wonderful tour with great stories of her family. If you don’t know about Ann Spencer, she was a […]
Members of the Lynchburg Art Club hand-paint the tops of lunch boxes for Garden Day every year to raise funds for our building maintenance and other expenses. Lunches are provided by Oakwood Country Club and cost $17.50, which is a bargain for a piece of original artwork and a yummy lunch. You get your choice of […]