Ray Hershberger – Resident Artist - Studio #204 - Painting 

Ray M. Hershberger, born in Sacramento, California, has lived in Hampton Roads for more than thirty years. He attended Clemson University and graduated from Old Dominion University with a B.F.A. An award-winning artist, participating for many years in the local outdoor art shows. He has been an art instructor for more than twenty years and enjoys classes at various levels of ages and skills. He also enjoys working with and teaching a wide variety of media: oil paint, acrylic paint, watercolor paint, drawing, papier mache’, and clay.

He prefers to work in series based on similar themes or subjects. Currently, he is painting landscapes, primarily low-country, coastal scenes of Virginia and the Carolinas. He has revisited this theme several times in his career; however, each series has a different focus.