Maria Matthews' Profile
I have an M.F.A. in Photography from Cranbrook Academy of Art and make fine art work of all kinds. After years of teaching I am finally devoting myself to making art in my studio. My home is in Down East Maine where I live with my husband, sons and crazy dog, Poe.
I am known as a “Maker”. It’s a description that I am particularly fond of. It is vague enough to allow me be a crafter of many things from fine art photography to doggy and people scarves to elegant, yet funky bracelets, and even felted bunnies. Time in my studio finds me finds me drawing and making ceramic tiles as well.
There is an eccentric quality to my work. Each item I make is entirely unique, even when I try to employ a pattern. I embrace the beauty of the wool, clay, beads and tools, large…
- Born on July 31
- Joined January 20, 2010