Q&A and Preview: Getting to Know Mary Craven Dawkins

Q&A and Preview: Getting to Know Mary Craven Dawkins

Whether working on interiors, lifestyle/branding shoots, weddings, or with families, Mary Craven Dawkins' goal remains the same - to capture the fleeting moments that are raw and will last forever. 

Before her release on Monday, get to know photographer Mary Craven Dawkins and take a sneak peek of a few of the many beautiful photographs that will be live on our site when the full release drops June 14th at 9 am EST! 

What do you want people to take away from your art?
"A yearning for adventure."
  
 Red Airstream | 12 x 12 | fine art print | $100.*
  
How did you first decide to pursue art professionally?
"When my creative passion was sparked through photography."
  
West Texas Sunrise | 11 x 17 | fine art print - Marfa sunrise | $145.*  
  
Describe a real-life situation that inspired you.
"Documenting my girls catch fireflies at dusk in June my first year in photography."
  
Boatyard | 11 x 17 | fine art print | $145.*
  
What do you enjoy when you're not creating art?
"Spending time with my family & traveling."
  
 California Grapes | 11 x 17 fine art print | $145.*
  
What's your favorite part of being an artist? 
"Storytelling. Everyone and everything has a story."
 
 If You Build It | 11 x 17 fine art print | $145.*
  
What does success mean to you as an artist?
"When I'm happy with a piece and feel I've reflected my view through it."
  
Coastal South | 11 x 17 | fine art print | $145.*
  
What is your definition of art? / What does art mean to you? 
"Art tells a story. It may be a different story for everyone, but it has meaning to the beholder."
  
 Nomad Van | 12 x 12 | shot on film | fine art print | $100.* 
  
Describe your work in three words. 
"Wanderlust, wild and free."
  
 Rainbow Bright | 12 x 12 | fine art print | $100.*
  
What advice do you wish someone had given you when you were starting?
"If you don't value your time, no one else will either."
  
 Coastal South | 12 x 12 | fine art print | $100.*
  
Your go-to playlist at home/at work?
"Indie."
  
 Joshua | 12 x 12 | fine art print | $100.*
  
Favorite way to spend your weekends? 
"Exploring with my girls, road trips & dinners with friends and my husband."
  
Tangerine Airstream | 12 x 12 | fine art print | $100.*
  
*All pieces are original prints that do not come framed. The full collection will offer a few framed and ready to hang. Custom sizing is available upon request.

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