Stan Sweeney, a Pennsylvania native has resided in Richmond, Virginia since 1983. A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University with a BFA in Communication Arts and Design. He is President and Creative Director of Sweeney Creative where he creates advertising, branding and publicity for local, regional and national clients.
Stan is a “plein air” painter and paints from photographs that he has taken on locations. His subjectsinclude landscapes, seascapes, sports, and nature. His canvases are rich and bold with vibrant, impasto colors. As a private pilot, Stan’s knowledge of weather is evident in his paintings of luminous skies and clouds.
Stan is an avid participant in outdoor sports; cycling, sea kayaking, running and swimming. He plays percussion (drums) in the 80-piece Richmond Concert Band.
Paintings are in private and corporate collections. Original oils on canvas are available for sale. Commissions on request.
Stan flies Cessna 152's
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