Vicki Blinn of Columbus will exhibit her work in the Gallery Corridor of First Community Village during October.

Vicki Blinn of Columbus will exhibit her work in the Gallery Corridor of First Community Village during October.

A BFA graduate of Miami University with further study at Ohio State University and Columbus College of Art and Design (CCAD), Blinn is a member of the American Art Therapy Association, the Ohio Art League, GCAC's Artists-in-the Schools, National Collage Society and National Association of Women Arts.

The First Community Village access from Waltham Road leads to the Healthcare Center entrance and the Corridor Gallery, with hours daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Upper Arlington artist Vivian Ripley will be conducting new classes and workshops beginning Sept. 28 and running through October and November.

Some classes are presented by the city of Upper Arlington's Lifelong Learning and Leisure program; call (614) 583-5333 for registration and information. Other classes are held at the Ripley home; call (614) 451-6254 for registration and information.

Her work may be viewed at Lylegallery.com, artinveiw.com and ohiopleinairsociety.com.