Scene and Heard

Space: Janet Sweeney’s artistic frontier

SPRINGFIELD — Space. The final frontier. 

These are the voyages of art enthusiasts enjoying the space-themed paintings at the Willamalane Adult Activity Center. Instead of participating in the Second Friday Springfield Art Walk, WAAC is featuring one artist who is showing through Jan. 17. Lovers of space and all things celestial will get to enjoy Janet Sweeney’s art at the Island Park Gallery during that time. 

Sweeney has been painting galaxies and space for over 50 years. She believes art is in her genes as her mother and sister were also artists. 

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