Brightwood Art Studio Tour

Posted October 24, 2023

Maria is opening her art studio up for the public to visit and view brand new prints, cards and more on November 19th 1-4pm at her home at 98 Victoria Road, Dartmouth, NS. At the same time Cathy McKelvey at 4 Brightwood, Julie Rosvall at 4 Brightwood and Violet Rosengarten at 4 Rockwood are all sharing their works in such different and beautiful spaces. Please join us for this super rare opportunity to meet the artists AND see their creative spaces where much of the magic happens. There will be some light refreshments shared at Maria’s place. Come see paintings, prints, new work and old, greeting cards, printing presses, and so much more!


Map of Victoria Road, Slayter, Thistle with cross streets and parking indicated.

Maria visits New Jersey to work on Shared Energies

Posted September 15, 2023

In July, Maria travelled to New Jersey to work with her collaborator Fiona Clark on their Shared Energies project. Fiona published a vlog about the adventure. Go check it out!

Art Vancouver and Cellular Expressions shop launch

Posted May 16, 2023

It was a true pleasure to meet so many new folks at the Art Vancouver art fair recently. Thank you so kindly for stopping by Maria’s booth and checking out the website! Here are some notes on the incredible organizations that made the travel to Vancouver possible for Maria.

We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts.

We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts.
We recognize the support of the Province of Nova Scotia. We are pleased to work in partnership with the Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage to develop and promote our cultural resources for all Nova Scotians.

And now some photos from the event!

Thank you again to the Nova Scotia Creative Industries Fund for supporting the trip to Vancouver.

A note from Maria: “Thank you to my dear husband Scott who was my partner, booth assistant, organizer, statistician, business brain and muscle. Without him these big adventures wouldn’t be happening.”

Cellular Expressions by Maria Doering at Art Vancouver

Cellular Expressions is now available in Maria’s online shop. 

Cellular Expressions Shop Launch