Assistant Professor Abbey Ryan—featured in O, The Oprah Magazine—will produce her daily oil painting live in Grey Towers Castle at Arcadia University on Friday, March 27, from 11am to 1 p.m. in Grey Towers Castle. The session is free and open to the public.
Ryan's demo painting will be auctioned off with the proceeds benefiting Arcadia’s Jami Rodriguez Memorial Scholarship, which is in memory of Ryan’s friend and classmate.
Ryan is known for her “Abbey Ryan: A Painting a Day” website, featured in the O, The Oprah Magazine’s column, “Women Who Make Beautiful Things,” Seth Godin’s bestseller Linchpin: Are You Indispensable?, FOX's Good Day Philadelphia, American Art Collector magazine, Yale Radio, and Brainard Carey's book Making It In the Art World.
Ryan was named #5 on the list of "49 Creative Geniuses Who Use Blogging to Promote Their Art" at BoostBlogTraffic.com.