View Our Work

Portraiture

Fine artist, Mariah Kaminsky, creates custom oil portraiture. The mission is to capture the subject’s individual personality, any species! This is accomplished by using your favorite photographs and/or a one on one photo shoot, interview and sitting with the artist. At the end of the process you gain a priceless heirloom. Contact us for more information.

  • Tango Daydreams. | 18x24 oil on linen. Available.

  • Emily in grey. | 18x18 oil on linen. Available.

  • Hair Study. | 11x14 oil on panel. Available.

  • What's on Konner's mind? | 15x12 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Sadie smiles. | 16x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Heartbreak Danger. | 16x14 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Whimsy. | 16x20 oil on canvas. Available.

  • Every rose... | 14x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • The Rancher. | 16x20 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Allred Sisters (Hiking Handie's Peak 2015). | 16x12 oil on panel. Private Collection.

  • Thanks, Coach. (4 hour study) |11x14 oil on panel.

  • Cameron, the strong. | 12x12 oil on panel. Private Collection.

  • Midnight with Cassi | 16x16 mixed media on canvas. Private Collection. Portrait by Mariah Kaminsky, other media by Kyle Polster

  • JoJo | 11x14 oil on panel. Private Collection.

  • Grayson @ 2 months | 11x9 oil on panel. Private Collection.

  • Ella | 14 x 11 oil on copper leaf panel. Private Collection.

  • Ashira | 10x11 oil on linen.

  • abbott_brothers_large

    Brothers | 24x32 oil on linen. Private Collection.

  • Edward | 11x14 oil on panel. Private Collection.

  • Syd, in the city | 16x20 oil on linen. Available.

  • Aldo | 16x16 oil on linen. Private Collection.

  • Storm of joy | 18x13 oil on linen. Private Collection.

  • Maya's Frog Prince | 16x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Rainbow Cat | 8x10 oil on panel. Private Collection.

  • In a moment | 16x16 oil on linen. Private Collection.

  • Mickey | 16x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection

  • Mugsy | 16x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Tessa, on the beach. | 16x16 oil on linen. Private Collection.

  • Sweetheart | 16x20 oil on linen. Private Collection.

  • Kelly | 12x12 oil on linen. Private Collection

  • Squirt | 16x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Harry, the communicator | 12x12 oil on linen. Private Collection.

  • Tyler's breakfast | 16x16 oil on linen. Private Collection.

  • Stu | 16x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Newman | 16x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Chloe | 16x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Chester | 16x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Scout | 16x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Regan | 11x14 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Uncle George | 12x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Miss Madelyn | 16x16 oil on linen. Private Collection.

  • Butterfly Grace | 24x18 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

Fine Art

Mariah creates original works in oil or acrylic. Many of these original works are available for purchase in our Shop.

  • Viridian Reserves | 76x40 oil on textured canvas. Available.

  • Tributaries | 72x32 oil on textured canvas. Available

  • In Deep | 60x48 oil on textured canvas. Available.

  • Navajo Flow | 64x40 oil on textured canvas. Available

  • The Shallows | 48x60 oil on textured canvas. Available.

  • Headwaters | 78x40 oil on textured canvas. Available.

  • Dreams of OZ | 36x36 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Downpour at Spike's | 32x24 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • After the show | 50x38 oil on canvas. Available.

  • Harvey, up North | 16x12 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • High Desert Blues | 80x30 oil on textured canvas. Eolus Bar & Dining Collection.

  • White Peaks | 60x48 oil on textured canvas. Eolus Bar & Dining Collection.

  • Red Mesa | 36x36 oil on textured canvas. Private Collection.

  • Purple River | 57x20 oil on textured canvas.

  • Blue Lake | 72x72 oil on textured canvas.

  • Yellow Desert | 80x30 oil on textured canvas. Private Collection.

  • Bluffing | 60x48 oil on textured canvas. Available.

  • Meandering | 48x60 oil on textured canvas. Private Collection.

  • Nature's Compliments | 108 x46 oil on textured canvas. Private Collection.

  • Cassi's Poppy II | 16x16 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • The owl that came to dinner | 42x60 oil on canvas. Private Collection.

  • Pavarotti Violin | Hand-painted violin to benefit Music in the Mountains.

Mural

From children’s room to large scale theatrical drops and museum type scenes, all murals are created to client specifications in cooperation with the artist. No job too small or too big!

  • Courtyard Ruins | Hovenweep National Monument inspired courtyard.

  • Catching Light | Public mural for the city of Springfield, OH with Project Jericho and Clark County Solid Waste Management.

  • Catching Light | Public mural for the city of Springfield, OH with Project Jericho and Clark County Solid Waste Management.

  • Catching Light | Public mural for the city of Springfield, OH with Project Jericho and Clark County Solid Waste Management.

  • The End of Dinner. | 1913 Jules Grun oil painting inspired mural for a formal dining room.

  • The End of Dinner. (Detail) | The dinner guests; some of whom were painted to resemble loved ones of the homeowners.

  • The End of Dinner. (Detail) | Close up of the lady in red.

  • The End of Dinner. (Detail) | This character (original to the oil painting) was altered in the face to resemble the homeowner's mother.

  • City of Cortez Public Mural Project 2016

    Old Spainsh Trail | Public mural for the city of Cortez, CO.

  • City of Cortez Public Mural Project 2016

    Old Spainsh Trail (Detail) | Public mural for the city of Cortez, CO.

  • City of Cortez Public Mural Project 2016

    Old Spainsh Trail (Detail) | Public mural for the city of Cortez, CO.

  • City of Cortez Public Mural Project 2016

    Old Spainsh Trail (Detail) | Public mural for the city of Cortez, CO.

  • Birds on a branch. | Local birds mural over Champagne Mist LusterStone for a guest room.

  • Abundant Life_large

    Tree of Life | Trompe l'oeil rug mural for the City of Cortez, Colorado.

  • Garcia & Co. Jewelry Mural | Prospecting themed mural for the City of Cortez, Colorado.

  • Cortez Cultural Center Mural | Large mural restoration for the City of Cortez, Colorado.

  • Martin stairs 1_large

    Whimsical Stairs | Storybook themed stairs leading up to the grandkids' loft.

  • Casa Tranquila, Kids' Game Room Ceiling Mural | Nine underwater kids, portrait mural.

  • Casa Tranquila, Kids' Game Room Ceiling Mural | Detail - Kid #7 with fish.

  • Casa Tranquila, Kids' Game Room Ceiling Mural | Detail - Kids #5 & 6 of nine.

  • Wine Cellar | Vineyard themed wine cellar.

  • Teen Girl's Bath | Trompe l'oeil windows overlooking an ocean scene from a family vacation.

  • Mount Barbo | Main mural for a private trophy room.

  • Detail | Main mural for a private trophy room.

  • Detail of 3D/2D transitions | Main mural for a private trophy room.

  • Bunk Room | Northern Michigan themed mural for a vacation home. Furniture by Durango Custom Works.

  • Southwest Bath | Southwestern hills mural in a vacation condominium.

  • Weeping Willow Farm | Weeping willow mural for a private residence.

  • Private Vineyard | Trompe l'oeil window and vineyard scene for a private wine cellar.

  • Tuscan Master Bath | Italian landscape in acrylic.

  • Shark Bath | Shark themed bathroom for twin boys.

  • Shark Bath | Turtle detail in a shark themed bathroom for twin boys.

  • The 315 | Locomotive mural for Beau Jo's Mountain Bistro, Durango Location.

  • Durango Wheel Club | Historic wheel club mural for Beau Jo's Mountain Bistro, Durango Location.

  • Sydney Mural | Mural on canvas for a nursery.

  • The Back 40 | Hunting themed mural for a private residence.

  • Keyah Grande Wine Cellar | French street scene for a commercial wine cellar.

  • Saloon Doors | Front of doors - Saloon themed doors for a home theater.

  • Saloon Doors | Back of doors - Saloon themed doors for a home theater.

  • Cowboy Room | Cowboy themed boy's room.

  • Cowboy Room | Cowboy themed boy's room.

  • Van Gogh's "Field with flowers." | Van Gogh replica on canvas for a private residence.

  • Painted TeePee | Custom designed and painted with a day/night theme for the client's grandkids - night detail.

  • Aspen Room | Mountain forest inspired bunk room.

Decorative Painting

Fine finishes for applications on walls, ceilings, furniture and floors. We have experience and training in a wide variety of media. Contact us today to discuss your next paint project with our specialized artist. All estimates and initial consultations are free!

  • Turret Interior | Genuine Silver Leaf Ceiling & Custom Gray Shimmer Stone Walls.

  • Casa Tranquila, Master Hall Arch | Italian Copper Leaf

  • Cameron_large

    Tween Free-Form Design | Handpainted decorative details.

  • pool bath_large

    Casa Tranquila, Pool Bathroom | Custom cut stencil details with three layers of LusterStone in Azure Blue.

  • Casa Tranquila, Upper Hall | All over glaze finish with hand-painted scroll & copper/silver leaf accents.

  • Casa Tranquila, Master Bedroom | Pearl LusterStone with hand-painted scroll details.

  • Casa Tranquila, Master Bath | Pearl LusterStone walls, copper leaf dome with silver leaf medallion detail.

  • Casa Tranquila, Guest Suite #1 | Two color, four layer LusterStone in Custom Chocolate & Custom Deep Teal with a copper glaze.

  • Casa Tranquila, Great Room | Three color, two layer glaze finish.

  • THE Powder Room | Hand-painted decorative details on plaster.

  • THE Powder Room (Detail) | Hand-painted details on plaster.

  • The Cosmpolitan Restaurant, Telluride | Multi-layer, multi-color LusterStone.

  • The Cosmopolitan Bar | Custom tinted LusterStone.

  • House of Accents, Dining Room | Multi-layer metallic bronze and copper glazed ceiling with Espresso Chocolate LusterStone niche.

  • Entry Brick & Tile | Trompe l 'oeil painted brick & tile to match existing brick and tile.

  • Trompe l'oeil Stone | Exterior utility box painted to match surrounding stone.

  • Plaster Powder Room | Custom tinted, multi-layer, multi-color Italian plasters with embossed stencil detail. Burnished and waxed with a metallic mica powder wax.

  • Forever Plaid | Custom designed and painted plaid walls.

  • Rustic Dining Room | Multi-layer faux finish on new pressed tin ceiling tiles.

  • Game Room Ceiling | Refurbished tin ceiling tile ceiling.

  • Red Glazed Wall | Glaze finish on accent wall in a guest room.

  • Faux Plaster | Faux plaster look using glazes for a guest suite.

  • Pop of Color | Multi-colored glaze technique on a breakfast nook accent wall.

  • Her Master Suite | Two color glaze finish on all walls with a multi-layered stencil detailed ceiling.

  • His Master Suite | Two color glaze finish on all walls, multi-layer glazed ceiling and metallic finished crown molding.

  • Metallic Entry Ceiling | Multi-layer, multi-colored metallic finish for a residential entry ceiling.

  • LusterStone Accent Wall |Two colors of LusterStone in three layers with a dark glaze topcoat.

  • Many Layer LusterStone | Three color, five layer LusterStone finish for a powder room.

  • Darkened Mandarin Red LusterStone | Mandarin Red LusterStone in three layers with a dark glaze for a powder room.

  • Whole Home LusterStone | Champagne Mist LusterStone applied to all heavily textured main living area walls in this vacation home.

  • Guest Bedroom LusterStone | Champagne Mist & Snowflake White LusterStone finish on heavily textured walls.

  • Espresso Chocolate LusterStone | Espresso Chocolate LusterStone in three layers for a powder room.

  • Silvery Blue LusterStone | Three color, five layer LusterStone finish for a master bedroom.

  • Barn Wood Bunk Room | Faux barn wood finish.

  • Endless Bricks | Stenciled & hand-painted faux brick walls.

  • Master Bath Vines | Hand-painted wisteria vines.

  • Exterior Faux Finish | Three color glaze wash finish on this French chalet style vacation home.

  • The Works | Faux finished walls and custom decorative paint details for a private residence.

Live Art!

Mariah regularly moves from her studio out into public venues around downtown Durango, Colorado for Live Art! events. Patrons have an opportunity to observe her painting a live bar or restaurant scene in oil on canvas or may be asked to sit and become a part of the work. For booking information contact Mariah today!

  • Live at the coffee bar, (Bedhead #1) | 14x11 oil on panel.

  • Live at the bar, (Cosmo #1) | 14x11 oil on panel.

  • Live at the bar, (Purgy's #1) | 14x11 oil on panel.

  • Live at the bar, (El Moro #2) | 11x14 oil on panel. Private Collection.

  • Eolus #3_large

    Live at the bar, (Eolus #3) | 12x12 oil on canvas panel. Eolus Bar & Dining Collection.

  • Ore House #2_large

    Live at the bar, (Ore House #2) | 12x12 oil on canvas panel. Ore House Collection.

  • Live at the bar, Eolus #2_large

    Live at the bar, (Eolus #2) | 12x12 oil on gesso panel. Available.

  • El Moro 5-1-14_large

    Live at the bar, (El Moro #1) | 20x20 oil on canvas. El Moro Tavern & Spirits Collection

  • Live at the bar, Ore House #1_large

    Live at the bar, (Ore House #1) | 16x16 oil on linen. Ore House Collection.

  • Live at the bar, (Eolus #1) | 16x16 oil on canvas. Eolus Bar & Dining Collection

Videos