Maureen Seltzer lives in Wake Forest N.C. with her husband Neal. After her 4 children had grown up she pursued her art not only her art but all of the arts feverishly. She has served on the local art board to help promote the arts in general as well as the studio tour for the visual arts in Wake Forest. She has just stepped down after a two year term as Member at Large with the Carolina Mixed Media Guild. Enjoying being around people she set her first studio up in the window of a local antique shop. From this location she would sit and paint sharing both her paintings and her knowledge with others. Painfully out growing her first studio she was ask to be the Resident Artist for The North Carolina Store on the same downtown street in her small town. Maureen found that she liked sharing her knowledge so much that she began to step out teaching children’s art classes and has built that end of her business up to the point that she is a much sought after teacher in the town and the surrounding towns. She also teaches adult workshops in Mono printing at her present studio which was a dream the she held in her heart for quite some time. Working with the local coffee shop she helped to set up studio space as well as gallery space for eight artist above the coffee shop called The Artist Loft. While managing The Loft she has curated two state wide juried art shows for charity as well as a group show for The Mixed Media Guild . Keeping with her love for art she was asked to be a part of The Meet The Artist Program at all of her regional library’s. Demonstrating Mono printing not once but twice. Maureen has also been ask to be a Contributing Artist on the Gel Press Web Site as well as being asked to be a guest on The Jerry’s Artarama Live broadcast demonstrating the tools used in Mono Printing. Her artwork has been in many shows throughout the Carolinas and Virginia.
2018 – N. C. Arts Incubator – Mad as a March Hare – Group Show Carolina Mixed Media Guild – Siler City, North Carolina
2018 – Invited to be a guest Artist in the Wake County Regional Library program Meet the Artist – demonstrating mono printing
- January 5 , 2018 Northeast Regional Library
- January 8, 2018 Cameron Village Regional Library
- January 26, 2018 Southeast Reginal Library
- January 28 2018 North Reginal Library
2017- Invited to become a Contributing Artist for Gel Press
2017- Invited to be Guest on the Jerry’s Artarama Live show to share my knowledge about mono printing – Raleigh North Carolina
2017 – Experiments in Fiber – Group Show Carolina Mixed Media Guild – Yakin Arts Council
2017- Wild Horse Show – “Unbridled” took home 3th place in the Mixed Media Category – Carolina Artist Gallery, Morehead City, N. C.
2016 – Invited to be a guest artist for 3 months – Turtle Nest Gallery Emerald Isle N.C.