dawn pettyAmerican - lives in Dallas, TX, USA http://dawnpaints.com
Dawn owns and operates The Artist Within. A teaching studio in the Dallas area specializing in instruction for children and special needs students, and includes general classes for all ages interested in broadening their horizons in art appreciation.
She has been involved in many exhibitions including the Smithsonian in Washington D.C. in 2012 and has contributed artwork on request for auction to a number of charities and school programs, most recently to the Dallas Children's Museum.
Profiled in "D" magazine as a local artist of interest, Dawn has work hanging in several collections in New York, Washington D.C., Arizona and Texas. In addition to murals painted in Dallas and surrounding cities, she works in oils, watercolors, clay and other sculpture and painting media. She is also currently involved with the innovative Art*o*mat.