Maya received her B.A. in English Literature from St. Jerome’s University at the University of Waterloo, and a Diploma in the History of European Painting from Trinity College Dublin. She was trained in various dry media at the Tenaglia School of Art, specializing in soft pastels. Maya enjoys figure drawing, plein air painting, and working in monochrome.
Maya is an active member of Pastel Artists Canada. Her work has appeared in exhibitions and private collections across Canada. Her commissioned works have sold throughout Canada, Ireland, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and the U.S.A.