My name is Cyndi Konopka, and I have served on the GAC Board since 2020. It is my job to keep volunteers in check, provide the cheesecake, and bring creative ideas to the table when we plan our events. I help hang Art in the Mart installations and the Annual Juried Art Show. One of my favorite roles in the Council is to recruit new members. Are you on the fence about joining? Don't be! Sign up for a membership right now and get connected with one of the coolest art groups in Ohio.

My Story

 I have been making stunning photographic images for my clients for over 30 years. My style is innovative and fun with an artistic flare.  I specialize in People and events such as weddings, events, senior and family portraits, corporate functions, and real estate. I really love to capture the excitement of the day; I think my humor and easy-going personality helps people relax and have fun.

 As a graduate of the Cleveland Institute of art, my fine art encompasses many mediums. Ceramics, Painting Rain barrels and beehives, woodworking, Jewelry, sculpture, hypertufa, and upcycling to name a few. I often combine these elements together into one project. My love of nature is a reoccurring theme in many of my pieces.  My work is featured in several local galleries, and I enjoy entering community art shows.  I am active in the Geauga Arts Networking Group (GANG). I love to collaborate and share ideas with other artists to help build a strong art community.


 I am involved with a local theater group called Center Street Mentor, we perform murder mysteries, radio and variety shows. I also teach art classes around northeast Ohio. When I’m not creating art, you can find me working in my beehives, gardening, kayaking or just enjoying the outdoors with my crazy poodle and my super coolio guy.


I'm always looking for new and exciting opportunities. Let's connect.