Guest Artist Announcement: Fine Artist, Steven Walker Joins Visual Arts Passage

Steven is a nationally recognized gallery painter, known for his captivating oil paintings. Steven is scheduled as a Guest Artist to share industry and creative wisdom with Visual Arts Passage students next semester.

Exciting News: Steven Walker Joins Visual Arts Passage as Guest Speaker for Summer Fine Arts and Illustration Courses

Visual Arts Passage is thrilled to announce that Steven S. Walker, an acclaimed fine artist and gallery painter, will be joining our upcoming fine arts and illustration courses this summer as a guest speaker. This is a unique opportunity for our students to gain insights and inspiration from one of the most respected artists in the field.

About Steven S. Walker

Steven Walker has been creating inspiring works of art for corporations and private collectors for over twenty years. With a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts from Virginia Commonwealth University, where he concentrated on illustration, and a Master’s degree in Fine Arts from Marywood University, Steven has a profound academic and practical understanding of the arts.

As a full-time artist, Steven has participated in numerous local and national juried competitions, including the Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional, Salon, and National exhibitions, among many others. His work has been featured in statewide traveling exhibitions with the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and prestigious plein air events like Plein Air South, Forgotten Coast Plein Air, Georgia Colors, and the Olmsted Invitational. Recently, Steven achieved signature status in the Oil Painters of America, further solidifying his standing in the art community.

Steven’s dedication to his craft is evident in his extensive portfolio, which is represented in over ten galleries across the United States. His successful career is supported by his wife, Evelyn, and his studio assistant and daughter, Poppy, whom he credits as the real heroes behind his success.

Courses Now Enrolling

Illustration & Fine Arts students gain access to all guest artist events.

Visual Arts Passage: A Premier Online Art School

Visual Arts Passage is renowned for fostering a supportive community of passionate artists and educators. Our online courses provide art students with invaluable guidance, constructive feedback, and a competitive edge in career development. We offer a broad range of hands-on resources for artists at all levels of experience around the world, including personalized mentorship services, interactive lectures, and demonstrations delivered by industry pros.

Our courses give students access to seven guest speakers, in addition to immersive sessions focused on skill development for the industry.

EarlyBird Enrollment and Course Details

EarlyBird enrollment opens on May 21 and closes the day after Memorial Day. Classes will commence the weekend of July 13. This limited-time enrollment period offers a chance for students to secure their spot in our highly sought-after courses and benefit from the insights of esteemed guest speakers like Steven Walker.

Why Join Visual Arts Passage This Summer?

  • Access to Expertise: Learn from Steven S. Walker and other industry leaders.
  • Comprehensive Curriculum: Our courses cover essential skills and knowledge needed for a successful career in the visual arts.
  • Supportive Community: Engage with passionate artists and educators who are dedicated to your success.
  • Affordable Quality Education: Receive personalized mentorship and guidance at a fraction of the cost of traditional art schools.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to learn from one of the best in the industry. Mark your calendars for May 21 and secure your spot for an enriching summer at Visual Arts Passage.


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Summer Online Art Courses Start July 13. Fine Arts & Illustration Now Enrolling.