Virginia Hein, USA


Virginia Hein was born in Los Angeles, California, and the landscape of the city continues to be her favorite subject. She received her MFA in Drawing and Painting from California State University, Long Beach. She has worked as a concept and character designer for toys and entertainment, and as art director, illustrator and fine artist. Currently she teaches drawing and design at Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles, and also enjoys teaching location workshops. She discovered Urban Sketchers in 2009, and has been a correspondent for the Urban Sketchers blog since then. She has contributed her work to exhibitions and several books about location sketching.

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Workshop T: Light and Dark with a Punch of Color