Compositions created by Patsie McCandless using an exquisite collection of papers gathered from all over the world.
Patsie McCandless, originally from New England holds degrees from Rosemont College, Philadelphia, and the University of Rhode Island. She is the author and illustrator of Becoming Jesse, Celebrating the Everyday Magic of Childhood (BecomingJesse.com).
Self-taught in the fine arts, she is an award-winning watercolorist and paper artist, beginning her professional career in watercolor, painting land and seascapes from a beautiful island in Narragansett Bay, where she grew up. Her work has been exhibited in galleries, arts centers and museums in New England. Her PaperSolo works became her preferred medium, and her success in this genre soon followed in exhibits along the east and west coasts of Florida. PaperSolo art is in public and private collections across the country and abroad.
McCandless has made a move from St. Petersburg FL to Main Line PA, where she maintains her studio - filled with the inspiring, exquisite papers in which she creates her PaperSolo art.