Eyes Of The Soul Art

By Artist Terry Lynn Smith


2002 - 2017 - Art Classes at the John Tyler Community College, Midlothian, VA

Honors and Awards

2003 - 2017 - Received many awards for paintings at local art galleries and John Tyler Community College.

April 2014 and May 2007 - The Sherwood Forest Literary Review by the John Tyler Community College – Paintings published on cover for first place award.

April 2016, 2011 and May 2009 - The Sherwood Forest Literary Review – Paintings published for winning second and third place.

2008 & 2007 – Recipient of the John Tyler Community College Foundation Art Scholarship

February 2006 - John Tyler Community College Foundation Award. Painting featured on poster advertising the college. Articles and photos in several newspapers.

May 2005 -FOX television - Ear Shot, featured artist on TV show in the Richmond area. Twenty minute interview at Art Works.

May 2005 - National television CBS - The Early Morning Show – Featured segment at Max's Positive Vibe Café in Richmond. Paintings displayed during a 30 minute national interview.

July 2005 – Richmond International Airport - Made history with other local artists by utilizing a jet airplane’s exhaust to throw paint onto canvases creating a new type of art. Pictures and story were displayed in several newspapers.

July 2004 – The Woman Made Gallery in Chicago featured several of my paintings in their show that represented healing from mastectomies.

September 18, 2004 - Key speaker and featured artist on “Healing Through Art,” at the White Glove Affair at the Quality Inn in Petersburg, VA. Solo exhibition of “A Reconstructed Life”.

Special Collections

July 2007 – The Special Collections Library at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville purchased my art work to display along with the Richmond Times Dispatch newspaper article "Painting Away Pain".

May 2005 – Rita Dove, the former Poet Laureate of the U.S. purchased 3 of my paintings to add to her private art collection while at her book signing at John Tyler Community College.

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