Mary Beth earned her BFA in Painting from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in 2021, and will graduate in 2023 with a Masters in Art History from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. She is a member of the Pastel Society of America and the Wisconsin Pastel Artists (which is an IAPS member society). 

Mary Beth’s work focuses on exagerated color and gestural mark-making. She enjoys creating portraits from old family photos, and has participated in many plein air events in the Midwest. 

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Image courtesy of Robert Powell