Colorado, United States
An American painter and Stencilist, Amanda Marie has been
living and painting in Colorado since 2001. She attended the
Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design (RMCAD) and has
exhibited extensively in the US and Europe.
She creates small works on paper and larger works on canvas
for indoor exhibition. She also paints large scale murals in outdoor
and urban and garden settings.
Her use of nostalgic storybook like imagery is an invitation for
viewing allegorical and highly painterly compositions . Signature
in her very graphic work is the use of children and young
adults as imagery tools to deliver clever often subtle messages
that can straddle a line between comforting and spooky. Other
signature and recognizable traits in her work are the common
use of ‘twin imagery’ and the consistent use of vintage
sewing patterns as backgrounds to inform the compositions of