Jenny Bishop Heaton (aka Virginia Heaton) is an active and proficient artist in Metro Atlanta, and earned a BFA from Auburn University studying graphic and fine arts with a concentration in figure drawing.  She continues her studies, and most recently has attended workshops taught by California artist Robert Burridge, and Georgia artists Gena Brodie Robbins, Helen DeRamus and Leslie Newman.

In addition to creating artwork in many media Jenny has taught art classes

to all ages, sharing her expertise in drawing and painting, and in silkscreen and woodblock printing.  She has been in a number of one person and group shows, including a One Person Show in the main gallery of Dalton Creative Arts Guild.

She occasionally takes part in competitive art shows. In October 2016 The Hudgens Center for the Arts selected Jenny’s piece for their Purchase Award. Other works have received recognition, including awards from Quinlan Visual Arts Center, The Tannery Row Artist Colony, Dalton Creative Arts Guild and Cobb Arts Alliance.

Jenny, her artwork and art processes are featured in the online magazine

The Grapevine Art and Soul Salon.