Mary Croxton is a lifelong Alaskan who resides in Palmer, in the heart of the Matanuska Valley. She is familiar with the state, having lived in many areas of Alaska from Ketchikan to the Arctic.
She is renowned for her whimsical animal portraits and landscapes. She is an elite watercolorist with exceptional talent in seeing and portraying the lighter side of life. Inspiration for Mary is constant. Several layouts are always ready for production in her studio, with many more creative images in her mind just waiting to be styled into future cheerful, colorful, Croxton characters.