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Welcome to Chez Mâché

This is Chez Mâché.  An art house collection of various mediums and other creative resources that currently displays work by Marita Sánchez.  Add your e-mail address,
1.1 be updated as the site develops in the near future and grows to include upcoming highlights and features a family of artists.

About the Designer:

This Native Nebraskan was wearing Husker Red on game days long before she could ever hold a drafting pen.  Marita Avío Sánchez is currently living in Sri Lanka, the Southeast Asian Pearl of the Indian Ocean, where her focus is teaching dramatic art at a local college and the developing construction of Shepherd's Heart Children's Home.  

She has worked as a freelance graphic designer in Chicago and exhibited sculptural art at various venues including the Joholla Projects venue as a featured artist. On her return to Nebraska, she hopes to use her international experience working with youth and families to promote awareness, new works of art and production. 

In Nebraska she has done promotional work for United Way and various community organizations.  Sanchez was one of the selected Star Artists for the YWCA and recognized as a Resident Artist. She has worked with the Lied Center and pursued design courses at the University of Nebraska.  She earned her Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering with a focus in Design & Technology.

Tools, Mediums & Etc: Industrial Design, Photography, Photoshop, Illustration, Papier Mâché, Piñatas,Wall Murals, Welding, Large Scale Metal Sculpture, Soft Sculpture (Dolls & Puppets), Film Production, Scene Design, Costumes, Special Effects, Pottery, Clay. Potential possibilities transform from imagined into reality.


Art Categories

Storyteller, Playwriting, Nonfiction, Fiction,

All Audiences - primarily Youth Audiences and those young at heart, Puppet, Musical, Mime, 

Other, Ethnic Dance, Contemporary/Modern Dance,

Congas, World Music, Vocal, Jazz, Classical, Blues

Children, Adults and those with a desire to learn.

Photography & New Media:
Other, Mixed Media, Animation, Video, Film, Audio, Digital Media, Color Photography, Black & White Photography

Other, Wood, Furniture, Concrete, Found Objects, Tile, Stone, Mixed Media, Plastic, Paper, Metal, Leather, Stained Glass, Fiber/Fabric, Featherwork, Clay

Other, Woodcut, Mixed Media, Etching,

Sculpture & 3D Art:
Other, Wood, Set Design, Mixed Media, Water, Tile, Stone, Steel, Plastic, Paper, Metal, Light, Glass, Found Objects, Fiberglass, Environmental/Earthwork, Concrete, Clay, Aluminum.

Drawing & Painting:
Other, Fiber/Fabric, Watercolor, Acrylic, Pencil, Mixed Media, India Ink, Digital Media