Maria Tina Beddia was born and raised on the green grasses of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She received her BFA in Printmaking from the California College of Arts and Crafts in 2007. Maria is currently based in Philadelphia, working as a freelance Illustrator, Muralist, and Textile Designer. She works with local Philadelphia businesses and restaurants such as the Hungry Pigeon, to customize and build their brands through aspects of interior design, illustration, and hand painted murals and signs.
Her personal illustration style is young, playful, and colorful which lends itself to the child's imaginative spirit. Lover of all things Dr. Seuss, Neil Young, hand written letters, grandmother's bathroom wallpaper, blues and greens, cabbage roses, and getting her hands dirty.
She warmly welcomes sales inquiries, licensing opportunities and commissions.
If you’re interested in collaborating or purchasing her work, please get in touch!