Staff

Sophie Treppendahl

  • Studio Coordinator (Painting and Drawing, Photography, Digital Lab, Creative Writing, Printmaking, and Letterpress)

Sophie Treppendahl is from Saint Francisville, Louisiana. She received her B.A. in Painting and Printmaking from the College of Charleston in Charleston, South Carolina. After graduating, she worked for Garden & Gun Magazine, founded the Charleston chapter of Creative Mornings and maintained a steady studio practice. After some travel and a short stint living outside New York, she’s happily settled in Richmond. In addition to working as a studio coordinator, Sophie also teaches classes at VisArts. She also spends time teaching classes and painting in her studio at Studio Two Three. Her main mediums are oil painting and monoprinting. The inspiration for her work is drawn from the people and objects in her life, as well the landscape around her.