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.
Currently based in Philadelphia, she spends her days in her studio painting and designing while also teaching hand lettering at the University of the Arts. Her dogs Bruce and Willie like to watch her create and find all the crumbs she drops under her desk.
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 wallpaper, blues and greens, cabbage roses, and getting her hands dirty.
She is available for custom brand building through aspects of interior design, illustration, hand painted murals and signs. She warmly welcomes sales inquiries, licensing opportunities and commissions too.
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