Born in Texas, Marci also lived 23 years in Europe (Holland and Switzerland) and now resides in Mexico and Arkansas.
Carrying a double major in Advertising and Art Education, she graduated from Texas Woman’s University with honors. She was the Head Fashion Artist for six years at Joske’s (now Dillards) in both San Antonio and Houston, TX.
Marci has studied painting under many famous watercolor artists from the USA.
ORGANIZATIONS -- Art Society of Ajijic, Mexico, Signature member of Watercolor Art Society of Houston and Signature member of Texas Watercolor Society, Arts Council of Brazos Valley, Brazos Valley Art League, Lone Star Art Guild, Brenham Fine Arts League.
PUBLICATIONS -- How Did You Paint That? 100 Ways to Paint Still Life and Florals”… a book by ”International Artist Magazine 2004, “Splash 10” North Light Books, Best Watercolors 2008.
AWARDS -- “Best of Show” at the Lone Star Art Guild Convention (3 years)
Silver Medal in both Watercolor and Mixed Media at the Bosque County Conservatory of Art in 2003 and 2004
Second place in the National Pen Woman’s Art Competition (2001) which hung in Washington DC for a month
Accepted in both the WAS-H International Show and the Challenge of the Champions Show at Watermedia 2003, Houston, Texas
Finalist in Artist’s Magazine 20th Annual Art Competition
One of 20 top award winners at the Western Federation of Watercolor Societies Annual Show 2004
Best of Show, Ajijic Art Society, Mexico
TEACHER -- Watercolor Workshops in both the USA and Mexico