Mary Claire Mahaney is an author, painter, and photographer. Her primary interests in visual art lie in abstract and geometric designs. She enjoys painting in watercolor and acrylic, on both paper and canvas. Her palettes are chosen to explore the effects colors have on each other and on the viewer. She works with a limited palette to give her paintings harmony.
Mary Claire lives in McLean, Virginia. Details about her award-winning novel, Osaka Heat, can be found on her website: www.maryclairemahaney.com