Impressionist Oils on Canvas

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 always paints from photographs that he has taken on locations. He paints landscapes, seascapes, nature and people. His canvases are rich and bold with vibrant, impasto colors. As a private pilot, Stan’s knowlege with weather is evident in his luminous skies and cloud formations.


Stan is an avid participant in outdoor sports; cycling, sea kayaking. 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.


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