About the Artists
Vicki Oliver – Painter / Collage / Pen & Ink
Vicki started in the World of Art in 1968 at the age of 13 by studying under the distinguished Buffalo Artist Joan Primerano in the medium of oils. After graduating Cum Laude from The State University of New York at Buffalo with a B.F.A.; she worked as a graphic designer for AM&A’s, designed book covers for Bearly Limited Publications, instructed art classes at the Burchfield Nature & Art Center in West Seneca and presently is the assistant manager for Hyatt’s All Things Creative located in Clarence. Vicki is an active member of the Cheektowaga Art Guild since 2001 and has been awarded ribbons and prizes for her outstanding work.
Vicki likes to explore images and colors found in nature. Through an expressionistic approach the patterns in nature create the artwork. Work is done in acrylics or pen & ink, depending upon the image of nature that Vicki wishes to express.