Mary Gaynier A Brief Biography Mary Gaynier is originally from LaSalle, Michigan. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Toledo in 1989, and she currently resides and works in Toledo, Ohio. Mary began experimenting with cut paper in 2001. She started exhibiting her paper cuts in 2005 and has since been accepted into over eighty juried national and international exhibitions and has won awards for her work. She has also exhibited in numerous solo and group shows around the country. Since 2006, Mary has also conducted many hands-on paper cutting workshops for families around Ohio, and has created hundreds of scissor-cut patterns for families to enjoy. In 2008, Mary was commissioned by the Toledo Museum of Art to create The Art of Cut Paper, a paper cutting kit for children and adults, composed of eleven scissor-cut patterns based on the museum’s collection.
Mary's ArtPrize Entries
These are Mary's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.
Mary's Past Work
These are images of past work that Mary has done.