Mariah Clearwater has been engaged in art making since she was a child in western New York state. She began painting in oils when she was nine and working in clay at the age of seventeen.
Mariah’s ceramic art includes both functional ceramics as found in her lovely dinnerware sets and also one-of-a-kind sculptures.
Mariah’s paintings include still-life and figurative studies. Her favorite subjects however, are Plein Air landscape and large scale abstracts.
Life experiences, the environment, historical and contemporary artists continue to inspire Mariah in her artistic endeavors.