Barbara Mayfield

Visual artist, color consultant, author, teaching artist Barbara Mayfield shares her Right Brain Exuberance with lovers of beauty, color and the written word everywhere.

COLOR CONSULTING Mayfield brings her artist’s eye and sensibility into her clients’ homes and workplaces to create the visual feeling and story they seek. Color preferences are personal, powerful and affect us deeply. Learn more about her work in residential and commercial spaces. Interiors and exteriors. In-person on-site and over Zoom. Visit Barbara on HOUZZ and her Artists in a Car Giving Unsolicited Advice videos on Instagram.

VISUAL ART Mayfield works in oil, monotype, and mixed media on paper and canvas. Her paintings are in private collections all over the country. See her work here and here. Add to or start your collection of imagery that delights your eyes and feeds your soul. More about her career in the fine arts here.

AUTHOR Mayfield began her creative adventures with the written word in 1997. She wrote and illustrated the award-winning novel The Magical Mrs. Iptweet and Me for the grade-school set. The story of a 9-1/2 year-old, her mom, the rock of the family, her banjo-playing dad, her cowgirl artist Aunt Belle, and her newest neighbor earth mother-gardener Mrs. Iptweet and the power of creative play to heal and enliven a person and a neighborhood. Available now on Kindle Vella. More details here.

The Memoir Writing Course was first developed and taught for the Free Library of Philadelphia.

TEACHING ARTIST Mayfield’s desire to know more about her own ancestors led her to create The Gentle, Wild Art of Memoir Writing workshops. Two-hour classes are held on Zoom in 6-week sessions. 2023 classes are filling up now. More info here.


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