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 subjests include landscapes, seascapes, sports, and nature . His canvases are rich and bold with vibrant, impasto colors. As a private pilot, Stan’s knowlege with weather is evident in his paintings of luminous skies and clouds.


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.

Stan flies Cessna 152's


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