Welcome to the gallery of Marie Spaeder Haas
This beautiful woman held herself with such dignity and elegance as she marched in the opening ceremonies of the 2014 fall powwow at Red Clay State Park. I spoke with her briefly and commented on her regalia. She told me her whole family was involved in the production of her beautiful attire. The painting isnbsp;… [View Details]
Cats are masters at hiding their emotions facially. Sure their tails may provide a clue, or an arched back, or a subtle sound. But how can you tell by looking at them when they are happy? Not so easy. This little gesture drawing of our little Nikki seems to hide what she might really benbsp;… [View Details]
This watercolor painting is yet another in my series of Native American dancers. I love painting the varied textures and trying to get the effect of the sun dancing off of the dancers as they dip and dive to the beat of the drums. This particular youthful dancer in his red turban was extremely energetic.