Marilynn Dwyer Mason was born in the splendor and beauty of southwest Montana. She began drawing at a very early age and has built a highly successful professional career. The breadth of her talent shows through in her ability to create beautiful fine art portraits, western landscapes, illustrated furniture, and her beloved bears. As an accomplished artist and illustrator, she is a master in pastel, watercolor, acrylic, oil, and pen & ink. Marilynn's work has been exhibited throughout the United States and is represented in hundreds of private collections.