mary scarlett laberge

Hi there! I’m Mary Scarlett. I’ve been making things almost since the day I discovered my hands (it was a long time after that when it started to get good though).

For me, painting isn’t about trying to beautify a dull world. It’s just about reminding people (myself included) of how strange and beautiful and improbable the world already is, because somehow we tend to forget. So here’s to never forgetting.

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“At the back of our brains is a blaze of astonishment at our own existence. The object of the artistic and spiritual life is to dig for this sunrise of wonder.”