Barbara Jean Polivka Omerod began her journey back to the world of art, after thirty-five years in the legal field. Growing up in the foothills of the Appalachians, Ms. Omerod studied art while attending Bellaire Public Schools. She earned a scholarship awarded to high school students, by Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, to attend a two-week workshop at its College of Art. While working closely with the university’s art instructors, she learned the joy of working “out-of-the-box”, and using many mediums.
Many years later, and after moving to Newnan, Barbara uncovered a set of[...]