My name is Mara Penny. I grew up in Lake Tahoe. I live in Oakland. I love color. I love prints. I love texture. I love line. I studied both interior design and jewelry design in college. I earned my BFA at CCA(C). I am a mother. I am a wife. I am a sister. I am a daughter. I am inspired by all things. I like to draw. I like to paint. I like to sew. I like to read. I do not like to cook. Or garden. My husband is my best friend. I am happy.
Artist StatementI Hella <3 oakland! — Mara Penny