Appreciate the indoors with these 9"x12" watercolor paintings!
Claira Heitzenrater (b. 1988) is a contemporary painter & educator living and working in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She holds an MFA in Painting from Edinboro University and a BFA in Studio Art from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She has been featured in issue 13 of Create! Magazine, volume 38 of Studio Visit Magazine, issue 11 of Fresh Paint Magazine, as well as various regional publications. She has completed residencies at SparkBox Studio in Picton, Ontario, Canada and the Vermont Studio Center in Johnson, Vermont. A newly accepted member of the female-artist directory All She Makes and a member of the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh since 2015, Claira is active in the arts and is a strong advocate for female/non-binary representation in Pittsburgh and beyond. Claira currently works as a teaching artist in Design at the Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild in the North side of Pittsburgh. She is a lover of animals, magick, nature, good music, tea, and a damn fine cup of coffee.