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Mary Blocksma

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Mary Blocksma


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Last updated on August 8, 2017
Welcome to the art, writings and occasional vintage find by Mary Blocksma of Bay City, Michigan. I have been a self-supporting artist and writer for over thirty years, author of over forty books by a large variety of publishers, large and small. Although I'm professionally a writer, in recently years I have been illustrating my own work and producing art mostly focused on the Great Lakes and nature. Any printed material not printed on my equipment—books and posters and some note cards—are my work entirely, commercially printed by Holland Litho in Holland, Michigan.

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I want you to be happy. Please notify me of any problems within 14 days of my shipping date. I will refund payment in full but not the return shipping.
Although I prefer PayPal, I will accept checks. Be aware that while PayPal is immediate (and I have never had a problem with it) and a safe way to use your credit card, check take a lot of time to mail and get approved.
I ship books media mail, anything under 13 oz. first class, packages weighing 14 oz to 2 pounds priority, and all other items are shipped as inexpensively as possible. I do not ship internationally.
Additional policies and FAQs
I will take some consignment work and have done quite a few large paintings of cottages, views from summer homes, and lakeside hotels. I have been known to do some of these in exchange for lodging in a wonderful place! Please contact me for more information and samples of this kind of work.