Canadian born, Maria Saracino began her career as a commercial artist. She discovered polymer clay in the mid 1990’s and has sculpted her way into an awarding winning career in figurative sculpture.
Her style is both realistic and whimsical. Through her masterful use of polymer, resins and textiles, she is able to capture candid snapshots of life’s simple pleasures in her sculptures.
She pulls the audience in by connecting with their own experiences. Maria’s original sculptures have been recognized by leading publications and have won several awards as well as being included in both group and solo exhibits in Canada and the USA. She has also been part of three museum exhibits in Canada.