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Maria Vallese
Artist | Professional | Traditional Art
United States
Maria Vallese is a graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology with a B.F.A. of Illustration. Her work is retro-vintage inspired with a saturated and unique color pallet. She specializes in city scenes, landscapes, caricatures and portraits. She works mainly in oil and colored pencil. She also works full time as a Floral Designer.

Maria's studio is currently located in historical Clinton, NY, just outside the city of Utica. Her work can be viewed at exhibits and arts & craft shows in the Central NY area.


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ack697 Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
You have some really cool work, and are local!
Retro-Sorrento Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks!! And I guess I am local to you :D You have some great work too!! 
SaraChristensen Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
:w00t: Thanks ever so much for the watch! I really appreciate it.
Retro-Sorrento Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
You're welcome!
natmortensen Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Your work is incredible. Congrats :D
shouldyoureturn Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2011  Hobbyist
Oh wow, all your artworks are amazing.
You're very talented!
tentalentsmovie Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2010   Filmographer

I am one of the producer of Ten Talents Movie that is having an event in Rochester in March. We are inviting a limited amount of artists to be part of this free event. Please check out details at and as we would like to invite you! Please email if you have any questions.

I Enjoyed looking at you work!
please email me if you have any questions:
Retro-Sorrento Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
Hi! Sorry it's taken me so long to answer you, I rarely check deviantArt anymore. I would love to attend. Can you tell me any more?
Thanks for checking out my artwork, you can also check out my blog at [link]
JSaurer Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2009
your gallery is very interesting and beautiful! You've got great ideas, a nice style of painting, also I like your fotos!
Retro-Sorrento Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2009  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you so much! Yours is also! I love love love your caricatures! :] We seem to have similar taste in music! haha
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