Cherries Can Be A Bowl Of Life
Marion Stephenson is a professional artist who works primarily in pastels and oils, and occasionally, on commissioned murals. Born and raised in a small Indiana town, Marion has been painting since childhood. She began her professional education at the Kendall School of Design in Grand Rapids, Michigan. After graduating, she went to New York and began working as a graphic designer while studying classical art at the Art Student's League with some of the best artists in the country. The past several years, Marion has been taking painting trips to France and Italy where she has drawn much inspiration for her current paintings.
" I like the idea of using found items to make art. If we made more art out of things that were discarded we would soon have more art in the world then junk."Marion Stephenson