The Serene Desert framed print by Maria Hunt. Bring your print to life with hundreds of different frame and mat combinations. Our framed prints are assembled, packaged, and shipped by our expert framing staff and delivered "ready to hang" with pre-attached hanging wire, mounting hooks, and nails.
After a rainstorm, it was difficult to navigate the flooded roads in the outskirts of Tucson, by accident we found a road that lead to this... more
After a rainstorm, it was difficult to navigate the flooded roads in the outskirts of Tucson, by accident we found a road that lead to this magnificent scene. The late afternoon sun hadn't arrived but the colors of Purple and green seemed so spiritual that I left it as I saw it The peace of that setting just made this plein air painting outing a spiritual experience. Hours later, the Saguaro cacti were lined in golden light and the mountains ablaze.
3rd Place - Natural Beauty contest 12/16/18
1st place - Arizona desert paintings 6/10/18
2nd place - Best Five Traditional Artworks Contest 7/4/15
2nd place - Cactus Paintings Contest 5/16
3 place: Landscapes That Represent Your Innerself contest
2nd place tie. Abc Group - M Is For Mountain 9/5/16
1st place - Gallery of Interior Design Fine Modern Art 10/12/16
2nd place - SOLD IN JANUARY ON FAA 2/14/16
1st place Tie - Landscape of any Kind Contest 4/10/17
3rd place - Summer Images Contest 4/20/17
1st place - Mount...
About Maria Hunt
"ART, something I always wanted as part of my life, HAS become a passion that fills my soul, and leaves me full of joy, one brushstroke at a time."
After 30 years as a successful business woman, Maria Hunt, finding the nest empty, and having fulfilled her role as financial contributor, retired to the Palm Springs area, pursuing her childhood dream of studying and creating art. She started in 2000 with art classes at College of the Desert. She refined her skills in plein air painting by attending workshops across the U.S. The years left to get "really good" at art are diminishing, and her focus is laser sharp. She spends one week a month teaching art to Children (and older versions of children) She...