My Small Paintings :: Local Artist Turns Homes Into Art

My Small Paintings miniature watercolor of Collector’s home in Beverly Hills, CA

When local artist Amanda Mears is not making large paintings in her studio, she can be found making her signature 2 x 3 inch small paintings all over Los Angeles, in private homes, and in the beautiful gardens at the Huntington in San Marino. Amanda loves to paint outside directly from nature because she feels connected with the landscape and it allows her to capture the true colors of light and shadow. When passersby began buying her miniature watercolors out of her sketchbook, Amanda set up MySmallPaintings.com to showcase her tiny art. Soon collectors began commissioning her to capture their homes and gardens in miniature. Amanda says, “It’s such a privilege to bring so much joy to people with my art – these small paintings mean that a favorite place or view can always be close at hand.”

You can find Amanda’s small paintings at MySmallPaintings.com or on Instagram and FaceBook.

Amanda painting at the Huntington Gardens Lily Pond Amanda painting the Renaissance Fountain at the Huntington Gardens  Commissioned miniature painting by My Small Paintings of a Collector’s garden in Beverly Hills

My Small Paintings original watercolor of the Los Angeles sunset on a collector’s coffee table Amanda painting the Renaissance fountain at the Huntington gardens

September Light – miniature watercolor in sketchbook by My Small Paintings

Sunset to Sunrise’ A commissioned painting of a Collector’s view from their Malibu home

Framed miniature painting of Lily Pond at the Huntington Gardens

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