Maylee Christie brings her extensive and highly varied artistic experiences together with her multicultural background to create a distinctive and innovative sculpturing style that is unique to her.
Maylee studied Graphic Design at La Plata’s Academy of Fine Arts, in Argentina, and became a successful illustrator and writer of children’s books in Madrid, Spain.
After moving to the UK in 1999, Maylee became involved in the ancient art of Byzantine mosaics at the Mosaics Art School in Ravenna, which lead her to pursue a Masters of Mosaics in Venice with Orsoni.
While working in Italy, Maylee also collaborated with other mosaic artists, renowned innovators and creators of new mosaic styles.
Maylee lives in Hampshire, England, with her husband, children and a very silly dog.
Courtesy of the artist’s website.