Maria Briganti

 Website:Sunset Glow
http://www.mariarts.net or
E-Mail:
mariarts@comcast.net
Phone:
703-590-1437
Medium(s):
Pastel, Oil, and Watercolor
Accepts Commissions:
Yes
Subjects:
Portraits, Landscapes, Waterscapes, Floral, Animals, and House Portraits  

Maria Briganti was born in Austria, where the fine arts are encouraged and where she was exposed to many famous painters works at an early age. She moved to the USA in with her parents in her teens. Several years ago, Maria returned to her art studies and is a co-op member with the ArtBeat Gallery in Manassas.

She exhibits mostly in the Northern Virginia and the Washington DC area. Her miniatures are in several exhibits: Carolina, Pennsylvania and Nevada and Washington State.  

Her favorite painting mediums are oil and pastels. Her main interests include plain air painting or still lives. She has studied the old master techniques and studied portraiture with various professional artists. Maria also does pet and house portraits and special commissions for her clients.  

Click on any of the images below to see a larger version.

Teapot Pair of Pears Dulcimer - by evenings light
'Crossing Paths'  12x16   Pastel 'Sunset Glow'   11x14    Watercolor Art in the Park
Three Churches - Fredericksburg 'Bird of Paradise'   8x10   Pastel Pohic Park -Alexandria