Maureen has been painting and working with different media since childhood. She began creating at age five and sold her first piece in first grade for .25 cents. Her rural upbringing influenced how she responds to nature, people and emotion, Maureen finds beauty in dirt, fields and studying day and night skies, all representational in her art. Educated at the University of Wisconsin, Stout, she graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science in Art, concentrating in graphic design, painting, metals, photography and English. Maureen has worked in design and marketing and teaches across the country. She also founded Lilly Studios, a teaching studio in her home. Maureen is a certified Golden Artists Educator.She has received award winning recognition for her work, been published in American Art Collector and shows in galleries and juried shows. Maureen, an active member in her community, is the Director of Events and Marketing for the Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce, volunteers and uses her talent to assist various charitable organizations, like the Alzheimer’s Unforgettable Art Live Paint for the past nine years selling in the top 10 out of 50 artists.
To see more of the artists’s work: www.MaureenArtist.com