MaryLea Harris is a parent, educator, author, and founder of Pink and Green Mama, an award-winning arts and crafts website for caregivers of young children. MaryLea and her family relocated from Northern Virginia to Oregon in the fall of 2013 when she resumed her career as a visual artist specializing in painting, mixed media, sculptural books, and fiber arts. With over 15 years in the field of Arts Education, MaryLea has degrees in Studio Art and Art History from Sweet Briar College with an emphasis in painting and printmaking. She holds an MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University in painting.
She was a featured artist in Cascade A&E’s April 2015 issue, a Harry D. Forsyth Fellow at the Virginia Center for Creative Arts, and has work in the permanent collection at Sweet Briar College. She created a performance art piece at the 2015 TEDxBend event and was the featured artist for Simplicity Homes…
- Born on January 1
- Joined November 15, 2008