First Friday September 2, 5:30-8pm
Featured Artist – Sallie Sydnor
Thursday – Sunday, 12-4pm
The first Friday in September is “Fall Fantasy” celebrating the coming of cooler weather, fall colors and a Star Trek 50th Anniversary Celebration to be held at Riverviews from September 3 to 11. Artwork will be on display by eighteen Co-op member artists. Sallie Sydnor will be featured this month with her mixed media and oil paintings.
SALLIE SYDNOR BIO
Sallie Sydnor graduated from Eckerd College with a B.A., in 1971 and went on to get her masters at Texas Christian University, 1973. She rediscovered art after teaching special education in the public schools and raising three children. She began pursuing a lifelong desire to learn to paint by attending art classes and workshops frequently. Sydnor has studied throughout Virginia and parts of South Carolina.
Sydnor has show her work in various galleries and shows, including the Riverviews Artist Co-op, Lynchburg Art Club, Isabella’s Italian Trattoria, Lynchburg Humane Society, and Pearson Cancer Treatment Center. Sydnor continues to work in oil, with varied subjects including still life, landscapes and figures. A relatively new direction is collage using mixed media.