carved and painted wood, 18"x14"x5"
carved, painted and found wood, 24"x12"x8"
collage on bristol board, 7"x5"
collage on bristol board, 7"x5
painted wood construction, 12"x7"x3"
carved and painted mahogany, 9"x9.5"x3.5"
carved mahogany, steel, 9"x8"x4.5"
carved and painted mahogany, 6"x4.5"x4.5"
Peas, Pear on Plate
carved and painted wood, 8"x10"x7"
The Feminine Mystique
collage on bristol board, 6"x9"
Linda Atkinson is a visual artist and native of Roanoke. She lived for 13 years in California, teaching sculpture and women's studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Returning to Southwestern Virginia in 1988, over the next ten years she taught studio art at Hollins University, Radford University, Roanoke College and Virginia Western.
For 11 years she was gallery director and curator of the Olin Hall Galleries at Roanoke College where she also taught art history. Linda currently teaches art history at VWCC, and in addition to teaching she is an art consultant and fine art appraiser and maintains an active art studio and gallery of her work in Fincastle, Virginia.