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Title: Lion's Mane: 11/27/21. 24x36x3.5in. framed.​

Materials recipe: The watercolor paper is made from 100% recycled post-consumer waste. The shaggy shapes are made of clay. The color was achieved using coffee, tea, blueberries, mica, and salt. Materials ethically foraged; witches butter, mycelium, bark and moss.

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Organic Art: Maria Medina-Schechter, No. 5, August, 2022.

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Schechter, Chris.”Foraging as a way of life.” INTERALIA MAGAZINE, April 2024,


Adams, Megan. “Arrowmont Welcomes Bio Artist Maria Schechter's Mycelium Sculpture The Gatekeepers to Campus.” Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, January 24, 2024,


Danridge, Janet E., Snyder, Dannie, “Episode 9: Maria Schechter, Bio Artist.” Re-flect - Calibrate, November, 2023,


Hirschten, Addie. “The Studio Alchemy Podcast: Episode 99, Bio Art with Maria Medina-Schechter.” May 21, 2023,


Emily's Blog. “Maria Medina-Schechter”.” February 10, 2023,


Schechter, Maria, “Enchanted.” NATUREVOLVE Magazine, June 23, 2023,


Spagnoli Gabardi, Chiara, “ECO FRIENDLY ARTISTS WHO WILL BLOW YOUR MIND.” ELUXE Magazine, February 24, 2022,


Schechter, Maria, “Organic Art.” The Ecological Citizen, July, 2022, chrome-extension://efaidnbmnnnibpcajpcglclefindmkaj/


Scola, Anna, “Meditations on Music.” WhiteHot Magazine, Brooklyn, NY, April 29, 2019,

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