Profile for Maryam Shariati

Hello! I'm a freelance illustrator based in Portland, OR, and soon to be alum of PNCA. Besides painting, a perfect day for me would include: reading fiction with a cup of tea, a purring cat, and a view of a garden, whether it’s bathed in sun or a lightning storm.

My gouache paintings feature vivid color, fey-like figures, flora, and fauna that play in lands beyond the veil. I'm inspired by fantasy, science fiction, and the mysteries of both feline and human nature.

Member since July 2013

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