An artist must be free to choose what he does, certainly, but he must also never be afraid to do what he might choose. -Langston Hughes
MEET OUR OWNER
Maame "Mefia" A-Bawuah
Visual Artist, and Arts Educator Maame “Mefia” A-Bawuah founded ArtLove, LLC in 2014. Mefia began creating art a very young. "Art was always something special to me. It was a window into my imagination and an avenue of self-expression."
Mefia grew her love of art and received a Bachelors of Arts in Fine Arts from Bowie State University. Upon graduating Bowie State University, Mefia began a career as an Art Educator in the District of Columbia Public and Charter Schools. Mefia is a certified K-12 Art Teacher with over 16 years of teaching experience. She has taught students of various skill sets and ages ranging from ages 3-93. In addition to her B.A. In Fine Arts, Mefia holds a Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction from George Mason University.
"Combining my love of art with my love of people has been dream come true. Transitioning into social painting has been an amazing journey". -Mefia