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About the Artist

Maryann Schmitt studied painting and drawing at Grand Valley State University where she received a BA in Art and Design in 2002. In 2006, she got a Masters Degree in Teaching at Western Washington University to teach Art.  Most recently in 2007, she completed the Art Edge Program through Artist Trust. Maryann currently resides and works in Bellingham, WA.

Maryann finds inspiration to make her art through personal human interactions and larger human issues in society. Her art can be described as large, colorful, figurative/abstract paintings and charcoal drawings.

Information included above was provided by artist at the time of application.