Marie Plinsky

Marie Plinsky

First Friday Art Walk
February 2020
Marie Plinsky got a late start in the art world, developing her artistic talents from more than 30 years’ as a hairdresser, only the canvas changed. Starting with watercolor, she has enjoyed using other medias; charcoal, oil, acrylic and decorating gourds. Her newest artwork of mixed media uses acrylics, paper and fabric creating interesting textures.

Staci Dawn Ogle

First Friday Art Walk
Month 20XX
Artist: Staci Dawn Ogle
Staci, artist & gallery owner, creates art using mediums such as oil, acrylic, ink or photography. Her use of bold color and composition, grasps the attention of all ages leaving you breathless and wanting more.

Poet: Boyd Bauman
Boyd, a librarian and writer in the Kansas City area, will be reciting his poetry throughout the evening. He has published in various journals and anthologies and has released two books of poetry.

Beverly Dodge Radefeld

First Friday Art Walk
December 2019
Beverly Dodge Radefeld doesn’t like to just focus on one medium, but is diverse in soft sculptures, oil paintings and photography. She feels each medium influences one another, challenging her creativity and providing her a passion for everything she does.

Devi Wilbur

First Friday Art Walk – November 2019 Devi Wilbur, an award-winning landscape and portrait artist from Niles, Kansas, paints mostly in oils on panel and drawing with pen and ink. She also works with acrylics, pastels, watercolor, pencils, and charcoal. Her 3-D artwork includes pottery and sculpting in both clay and stone. Her work involves […]

Jessica Mays

First Friday Art Walk – October 2019 Topeka photographer, Jessica Mays specializes in what she calls impressionistic photography. Her often abstract and up-close view of the world shows ordinary subjects in extraordinary ways. Stepping into the art community in 2016, Jessica took her photos to the next level by using digital editing. What she found […]

Kristine A. Luber

First Friday Art Walk – Month 2019 Kristine Luber has been exhibiting her award-winning fabric artwork in Kansas and neighboring states for the past ten years. She frequently uses Kansas vistas as subject matter in her fabric collages by stitching together photos printed on fabric with patchwork then embellishing with machine embroidery and hand beading, […]

Dual Artists: Irma Wager & Barbara Schilling

Barbara Schilling and Irma Wager

First Friday Art Walk – August 2019 Discover Art Downtown with our Artist Reception at NexLynx Gallery of Arts, Friday August 2nd from 5pm to 8pm. View the stunning counted cross stitch pieces by Irma Wager and custom, handcrafted jewelry by Barbara Schilling during our First Friday Art Walk. Irma Wager Born in Germany in […]

Jared Hitchens

First Friday Art Walk
July 2019
Local photographer, Jared Hitchens has a passion for Topeka that comes from a life spent in the community. He has worked in graphic arts for over 20 years, but with his lens and artistic eye, Jared has captured some of Topeka’s beautiful landmarks. Jared will be featuring his portfolio, showing his new love of photography as well as his pride for the city that he grew up in.

Pradeep Bangalore

First Friday Art Walk
June 2019
Pradeep creatively constructs fine art utilizing a blend of cutting edge Laser and computer graphics. He calls this process “Lasered Layers”. The 3-D artwork consists of painstakingly assembled multiple layers of intricately laser-cut sheets of paper.

Our 100th Show!

First Friday Art Walk
May 2019
NexLynx Gallery celebrates its 100th Consecutive First Friday Art Walk with a special exhibit, featuring selected pieces of artwork varying in photography, acrylics, mixed media, and more from over 35 of our returning artist alumni.