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D’Art and Friends Group Exhibit

Emergence 16 x 11 inches Watercolor Original D’Art and Friends Group Exhibit 11/25/2022 – 12/24/2022 For many years I shared studio space with photographer and husband, Seth Mayer, at our San Diego studio. Now I’m […]

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The Challenges of painting a self portrait

Sun GemsSelf Portrait of Paula Mayer at Balboa Park, San Diego, CA, USA Always up for a challenge I’m never one to turn down a challenge, especially when it’s a skill I’m new to. So […]

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How to commission a painting for someone special.

So you’ve decided to commission a painting for someone special but you’re not sure where to begin. When I’m asked to paint a commissioned watercolor portrait for a client I typically don’t personally know the […]

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On exhibit at Indigo Salon & Spa in Hillcrest

Bright Future 9 x 11.75 on Arches Cold Press Paper Currently on exhibit through October 2019 I’m honored to be among several artists featured at Indigo Salon and Spa in Hillcrest. Indigo is a comfortable, […]

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