Maya Corona is a mom, wife, artpreneur, commercial artist, and unshakable optimist.
Originally from Mexico City, 14 years ago, Maya moved to Canada, where she found love and rediscover her passion for art. She now calls Calgary home.
With over 20 years of graphic design experience, Maya decided to step back from that world in 2019 to pursue art. Her vibrant, bold colours are a staple in her work; her graphic design background allows Maya to take any projects.
Maya's Favourite mediums are watercolour and acrylic paintings, from loose florals to vibrant, colourful animal portraits and exciting people portraits; she keeps exploring and creating. Now Maya is into murals too.
She has shown her work in local exhibitions, public art, runs her art studio from home and has been teaching watercolours for three years.
"I want to keep learning and inspire those around me, the next generation of bold magic colour makers. I believe we are in this world to find joy, freedom and making our soul happy."