Brenda Bickerstaff-Stanley paints with bright bold colors from her surroundings. Living in Rockville, Virginia just outside of Richmond, she has the space and peace to create. Color has always been important in her paintings.

Beginning in her early years, she found painting intriguing. Traveling to unique places, she has created lively scenes of Africa, Italy, France, Scotland, England, Caribbean Islands Mexico and many parts of the U.S.A.

Brenda exhibits in the United States and throughout the world. Her works are in international collections and she is the recipient of numerous awards. She has instructed classes and workshops in Virginia, North Carolina, Florida, Mexico and Africa.

In Her Own Words " “If I had only one color…it would be red”. “How wonderful it is that I am able to find my life’s work through painting”.