Emma Lou Martin is a professional mixed/multimedia artist in Richmond, VA . She was a docent at the Chrysler Museum in Norfolk for 10 years and is an emeritus docent after 26 years’ service at VMFA. She was the founding director of the successful artist co-op, Uptown Gallery in Richmond. She is a signature member of the VA Watercolor Society, a founding member of the new VA Collage Society and VA Pastel Society as well as past president of the Metropolitan Richmond Artist Assoc. She is an award winning artist in multiple media, and her work is in collections internationally and in corporate collections.