Mary Gaspar

Mary Gaspar. Based in Wilmette, IL, US.

  • 6 awards won
  • 179 comments made
  • 11978 votes cast

Awards

  • editor pick 6

About Mary Gaspar

Mary works in watercolor and acrylics, inspired by nature and giving her subjects a contemporary feel. Her work is in collections across the United States as well as Internationally. She lives just outside of Chicago with her husband and three little girls.

favorite artists

  • Paper Dahlia
  • Melanie Severin
  • Melanie Biehle
  • Kiana Mosley
  • Amy Carroll
  • Emily Jeffords

comments

Lisa Travis on Dec 10 2018
Lisa Travis
  • Minted May 1, 2009
  • 9 Awards
  • 648 Comments made
  • 9943 Votes cast

Hi Mary, thank you for the like on my West Elm entry, I appreciate it very much. Best of luck in the challenge -Lisa

Alison Jerry Designs on Dec 09 2018
Alison Jerry Designs
  • Minted Jun 1, 2014
  • 41 Awards
  • 1871 Comments made
  • 2707 Votes cast

Hey there! Thanks for the recent likes on my West Elm entires! So appreciated. You are the best! Alison

Faiza Khan on Dec 05 2018
Faiza Khan
  • Minted May 24, 2018
  • 160 Comments made
  • 457 Votes cast

Thank you for your like on 'The Eclipse' ~x best of luck

Gail Schechter on Nov 26 2018
Gail Schechter
  • Minted May 13, 2011
  • 8 Awards
  • 206 Comments made
  • 4029 Votes cast

Thanks for the like on the wall challenge! Much appreciated Gail

Rebecca Rueth on Nov 19 2018
Rebecca Rueth
  • Minted Jun 19, 2016
  • 2066 Comments made
  • 47722 Votes cast

Hi Mary, Thank you so much for all of the likes on so many of my submissions and the very kind comment on my "Midnight Canyon" entry in the A New Perspective Challenge. Love your abstract painting style! Good Luck in the Challenges and Best Wishes Always!

Carol C. Young on Nov 05 2018
Carol C. Young
  • Minted Mar 18, 2015
  • 8 Awards
  • 85 Comments made
  • 226 Votes cast

Hi Mary - thanks so much for the like on Opalescence! I appreciate it.

Karen Kardatzke on Nov 02 2018
Karen Kardatzke
  • Minted Nov 1, 2015
  • 2 Awards
  • 338 Comments made
  • 5004 Votes cast

Hi Mary! Thanks for the likes on my west elm entries. Hope you’re submitting some work too :) appreciate the support! Karen

Maja Cunningham on Oct 22 2018
Maja Cunningham
  • Minted Jan 19, 2015
  • 15 Awards
  • 29 Comments made
  • 688 Votes cast

Thank you so much for the like and sweet comment on “Moby hiding”. I value your opinion highly :) Can’t wait to see your submissions for this challenge! Best of luck !

Amy Ngo on Oct 06 2018
Amy Ngo
  • Minted Oct 17, 2014
  • 1 Award
  • 87 Comments made
  • 221 Votes cast

Hello Mary - thanks for the likes and support! Best of luck on your submissions!

Amy Hall on Oct 05 2018
Amy Hall
  • Minted Nov 5, 2012
  • 13 Awards
  • 615 Comments made
  • 5380 Votes cast

Hi Mary, Thank you so much for the like! I love your work.

Akweley Creative on Oct 04 2018
Akweley Creative
  • Minted Jul 27, 2017
  • 2 Awards
  • 352 Comments made
  • 2188 Votes cast

Your comment is so kind! Thanks for checking out Catch the Block and enjoy the challenge!

Nikita Jariwala on Oct 04 2018
Nikita Jariwala
  • Minted Oct 19, 2017
  • 1 Award
  • 303 Comments made
  • 2943 Votes cast

Thank you so much for the like on " your r enough ". It is so much appreciated! Best wishes and good luck to you!!

Me Amelia on Oct 04 2018
Me Amelia
  • Minted Jan 21, 2012
  • 8 Awards
  • 977 Comments made
  • 38290 Votes cast

Hi Mary, Thank you so much for the likes on my submissions in the Walls that Wow challenge. It is so much appreciated. Best of luck in the challenge.

Seshu on Oct 04 2018
Seshu
  • Minted Nov 3, 2016
  • 22 Comments made
  • 106 Votes cast

Thank you for the like Mary! Best of luck to you. Seshu

Seshu on Oct 04 2018
Seshu
  • Minted Nov 3, 2016
  • 22 Comments made
  • 106 Votes cast

Thank you for the like Mary! Best of luck to you. Seshu

Jean Choe on Oct 04 2018
Jean Choe
  • Minted Jun 28, 2017
  • 49 Comments made
  • 833 Votes cast

Hello Mary, Thank you very much for your likes! I love your abstract paintings! Wish you the best of luck. :)

KIMBERLY SMITH on Oct 03 2018
KIMBERLY SMITH
  • Minted Aug 10, 2018
  • 3 Comments made
  • 2828 Votes cast

Hi Mary, Thank you for the like on my "Wilderness Lake Reflections" submission. Love your playful paintings! Best of luck to you! :)

Rega on Oct 03 2018
Rega
  • Minted May 8, 2016
  • 4 Awards
  • 1456 Comments made
  • 10697 Votes cast

Hi Mary,Thank you so much for the like on PINK_ :) Loving you put a lot of fresh and fun on your paintings ! Wishing you the best of luck on PB Challenge !

Michele Norris on Oct 03 2018
Michele Norris
  • Minted Mar 12, 2018
  • 139 Comments made
  • 7726 Votes cast

Hi Mary, Thanks for liking my "Apricot and Aqua Bouquet" submission! Good luck in all the challenges - Michele

MIRIMO on Oct 01 2018
MIRIMO
  • Minted Aug 4, 2018
  • 123 Comments made
  • 356 Votes cast

Hi Mary, thank you very much for your appreciation of my FULL AND HALF entry! Very best wishes for yours too!! Mireille

Lisa Travis on Oct 01 2018
Lisa Travis
  • Minted May 1, 2009
  • 9 Awards
  • 648 Comments made
  • 9943 Votes cast

Hi Mary, thank you for the likes on my PBKids entries, so appreciated! -Lisa

Hudson Meet Rose on Oct 01 2018
Hudson Meet Rose
  • Minted Jan 30, 2015
  • 19 Awards
  • 141 Comments made
  • 45333 Votes cast

Thanks so much for the like Mary! All the best with your submissions. xo

Sejal Banker on Oct 01 2018
Sejal Banker
  • Minted Sep 21, 2018
  • 108 Comments made
  • 48 Votes cast

Thank you so much for your like! wishing you all the best as well.

Nikita Jariwala on Oct 01 2018
Nikita Jariwala
  • Minted Oct 19, 2017
  • 1 Award
  • 303 Comments made
  • 2943 Votes cast

Thank you so much for like on "full moon". Good luck with challenges!!

Melissa Hyatt on Oct 01 2018
Melissa Hyatt
  • Minted Apr 15, 2015
  • 32 Comments made
  • 1488 Votes cast

Mary Thanks for the like on my submission. Good Luck on your submissions. From one watercolor artist to another ! Melissa

Hadas Tal on Sep 28 2018
Hadas Tal
  • Minted Jan 20, 2017
  • 2 Awards
  • 43 Comments made
  • 123 Votes cast

Hi Mary, thanks so much for all the likes, I love your work too, we briefly met in Vegas at the retreat, and thank you for the instagram post today. xoxo Hadas

Carol C. Young on Sep 28 2018
Carol C. Young
  • Minted Mar 18, 2015
  • 8 Awards
  • 85 Comments made
  • 226 Votes cast

Hi Mary - thanks so much for the likes for my art on the Pottery Barn Challenge. It was so great to meet you in August. I hope all is going well for you!!

Nikita Jariwala on Sep 27 2018
Nikita Jariwala
  • Minted Oct 19, 2017
  • 1 Award
  • 303 Comments made
  • 2943 Votes cast

Thank you so much Mary for liking my submissions! Best of luck in the challenges!

Tracy Ann on Sep 26 2018
Tracy Ann
  • Minted Apr 12, 2015
  • 1 Award
  • 524 Comments made
  • 2868 Votes cast

thank you, Mary!

Kathleen Rhee on Sep 26 2018
Kathleen Rhee
  • Minted Sep 25, 2018
  • 1 Comment made
  • 191 Votes cast

Your work is beautiful! Minted is all new to me. Kindest wishes Kathleen Rhee

Sejal Banker on Sep 25 2018
Sejal Banker
  • Minted Sep 21, 2018
  • 108 Comments made
  • 48 Votes cast

Thank you so much for your like!

Sara Shashani on Sep 25 2018
Sara Shashani
  • Minted Apr 9, 2014
  • 3 Awards
  • 90 Comments made
  • 5 Votes cast

Hi Mary, much appreciate your Like on my print! Good luck in the Challenge; I love your contemporary prints. My favorites are "Coast" and "Day in the Desert." I can totally see the nature inspiration in your art! Keep up the wonderful work :)

Julia Starr on Sep 25 2018
Julia Starr
  • Minted Apr 24, 2015
  • 1 Award
  • 108 Comments made
  • 2128 Votes cast

Hi Mary, Thank you for the like on my submission "Happy Little Cactus." Good luck to you! - Julia

Jenny Partrite on Sep 23 2018
Jenny Partrite
  • Minted Aug 19, 2014
  • 9 Awards
  • 382 Comments made
  • 3574 Votes cast

Thanks Mary for your like on "Thumper", loved that little guy : ). Your submissions are stunning. ox Jenny

Michele Norris on Sep 22 2018
Michele Norris
  • Minted Mar 12, 2018
  • 139 Comments made
  • 7726 Votes cast

HI Mary, Thank you for liking my "Cheery Cactus Collage" submission! Good luck - Michele

Deborah Chou on Sep 21 2018
Deborah Chou
  • Minted Dec 23, 2015
  • 3 Awards
  • 431 Comments made
  • 10530 Votes cast

Hi Mary, thanks for the like! Best of luck in the challenges.

Nikita Jariwala on Sep 21 2018
Nikita Jariwala
  • Minted Oct 19, 2017
  • 1 Award
  • 303 Comments made
  • 2943 Votes cast

Thank you so much for liking my submission. Best wishes with everything!!

Jenny Partrite on Sep 20 2018
Jenny Partrite
  • Minted Aug 19, 2014
  • 9 Awards
  • 382 Comments made
  • 3574 Votes cast

Thanks Mary! Love all of your entries. ox Jenny

Amy Hall on Aug 27 2018
Amy Hall
  • Minted Nov 5, 2012
  • 13 Awards
  • 615 Comments made
  • 5380 Votes cast

Hi Mary, Thank you so much for the like! I appreciate it. Best of luck with your entries. Your work is lovely

Faiza Khan on Aug 27 2018
Faiza Khan
  • Minted May 24, 2018
  • 160 Comments made
  • 457 Votes cast

Mary, Thank you for your like on my WM "Take Me To The Mountains". Appreciate it, lovely abstracts you've got there, best. ~ Faiza.

Bethania Lima on Aug 25 2018
Bethania Lima
  • Minted Jun 24, 2012
  • 33 Awards
  • 1987 Comments made
  • 13027 Votes cast

Hi, Mary. Thank you so much for the kind comments on "Placid" and "Naive". Very touched! Best!!

Michele Norris on Aug 24 2018
Michele Norris
  • Minted Mar 12, 2018
  • 139 Comments made
  • 7726 Votes cast

Hi Mary, I think I forgot to thank you for the like on my "Later Alligator" design. I really appreciate it! Love your work - Michele

Deborah Velasquez on Aug 23 2018
Deborah Velasquez
  • Minted Feb 3, 2014
  • 44 Awards
  • 377 Comments made
  • 4066 Votes cast

Hello friend! Thank you for your kind words on Flight. Best of luck with all your beautiful entries!❤️❤️❤️

Alicia Youngken on Aug 23 2018
Alicia Youngken
  • Minted Apr 28, 2015
  • 5 Awards
  • 52 Comments made
  • 4343 Votes cast

Thank you so much for your comment on my "Dulce de Leche" abstract. So glad you like! ;)

Amy Solaro on Aug 23 2018
Amy Solaro
  • Minted Jun 6, 2017
  • 108 Comments made
  • 2215 Votes cast

Thank you for the like, Mary! Your work is so beautiful. Best of luck in all your work!

frau brandt on Aug 23 2018
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 12 Awards
  • 1970 Comments made
  • 8951 Votes cast

Thank you, Mary, for the like on my Mermaid. Great to discover your vibrant work.

Laura Bolter Design on Aug 22 2018
Laura Bolter Design
  • Minted Oct 11, 2011
  • 148 Awards
  • 1624 Comments made
  • 42015 Votes cast

Hi Mary! Thank you so much for your comment on my mural design! Best of luck in the challenge. :-)

Alison Jerry Designs on Aug 22 2018
Alison Jerry Designs
  • Minted Jun 1, 2014
  • 41 Awards
  • 1871 Comments made
  • 2707 Votes cast

Hey Mintie friend!!! Thank you for all the likes on my new artwork for the Kids Mural challenge. It is appreciated. Love your submissions and wish you all the best! Lets stay in touch, Alison

jeanne smith on Aug 22 2018
jeanne smith
  • Minted Nov 11, 2012
  • 400 Comments made
  • 21241 Votes cast

..thanks so much for the like on my P I N K Popscicle entry Mary :)...best of luck to you on your great designs.....

Rega on Aug 21 2018
Rega
  • Minted May 8, 2016
  • 4 Awards
  • 1456 Comments made
  • 10697 Votes cast

Hi Mary,Thank you so much for the like on Sweet Dream :) Love your paintings ! They're awesome :) Wish you the best of luck with your beautiful works !

Jenny Partrite on Aug 21 2018
Jenny Partrite
  • Minted Aug 19, 2014
  • 9 Awards
  • 382 Comments made
  • 3574 Votes cast

Hi Mary! Thank you so much for the like on "Enchanted Vista". Your submissions are fabulous, love the Pandas : ) ox Jenny

Angel Walker on Aug 21 2018
Angel Walker
  • Minted Feb 15, 2016
  • 5 Awards
  • 87 Comments made
  • 2848 Votes cast

Hello Mary! I’m seriously encouraged that you would think so highly of my design! Thank you so much!

Amy Hall on Aug 21 2018
Amy Hall
  • Minted Nov 5, 2012
  • 13 Awards
  • 615 Comments made
  • 5380 Votes cast

Thank you for the like on my "Serene Dreams" piece. I appreciate it. Best of luck with all your submissions.

Field and Sky on Aug 17 2018
Field and Sky
  • Minted Aug 18, 2015
  • 6 Awards
  • 180 Comments made
  • 3564 Votes cast

Hi Mary, thanks for your comment on my 'Dream Clouds' submission. I love your Plant Cells!

Lisa Travis on Aug 16 2018
Lisa Travis
  • Minted May 1, 2009
  • 9 Awards
  • 648 Comments made
  • 9943 Votes cast

Hi Mary, thank you for the like on my mural entry. I love your entry "Panda Playground", best of luck in the challenge-Lisa

Teodora Guererra on Aug 15 2018
Teodora Guererra
  • Minted Jun 5, 2016
  • 4 Awards
  • 49 Comments made
  • 6409 Votes cast

Thanks Marry for the wonderful comment about wild iris!! Teo

Akweley Creative on Aug 15 2018
Akweley Creative
  • Minted Jul 27, 2017
  • 2 Awards
  • 352 Comments made
  • 2188 Votes cast

Thanks for liking my Trex pattern, Mary! All the best to you in this challenge.

Christine Sullivan Houlihan on Mar 15 2018
Christine Sullivan Houlihan
  • Minted Apr 10, 2015
  • 3 Awards
  • 75 Comments made
  • 982 Votes cast

Hi Mary - Thanks so much for liking my GRL PWR tshirt! Best of luck to you in the challenge! :) -Christine

Shannon on Jul 27 2017
Shannon
  • Minted May 20, 2013
  • 19 Awards
  • 2326 Comments made
  • 16252 Votes cast

Hello Mary, and thanks so much for the support on my "Top of the World" print! I love the loose strokes of your "Island Girl Blue," the form isn't immediately obvious, and that makes the piece super intriguing :)

Courtney Crane on Jul 25 2017
Courtney Crane
  • Minted Dec 12, 2014
  • 11 Awards
  • 2724 Comments made
  • 50702 Votes cast

Hi Mary, Thank you for the likes on my work. I am so inspired by your abstract work, such beauty & such simplicity. Best - Courtney

Lizzie Bowman on Jul 24 2017
Lizzie Bowman
  • Minted Jun 15, 2015
  • 2 Awards
  • 123 Comments made
  • 5548 Votes cast

Thanks so much for liking my piece in the PB challenge, Mary! I really appreciate the support!

Me Amelia on Jul 24 2017
Me Amelia
  • Minted Jan 21, 2012
  • 8 Awards
  • 977 Comments made
  • 38290 Votes cast

Hi Mary, Thank you for the like on my submission to the PB Challenge. All the best in the challenge.

Deborah Chou on Jul 24 2017
Deborah Chou
  • Minted Dec 23, 2015
  • 3 Awards
  • 431 Comments made
  • 10530 Votes cast

Hi Mary, thank you for the like on my Aquatic High Jump. All the best in the challenges!

Emese Horvath on Jul 23 2017
Emese Horvath
  • Minted Jul 6, 2017
  • 296 Comments made
  • 1512 Votes cast

Thank you so much for your like on Blushing garden! Have a great day! :)

Corinne Aelbers on Jul 23 2017
Corinne Aelbers
  • Minted Jan 1, 2016
  • 3 Awards
  • 861 Comments made
  • 3209 Votes cast

Mary, thanks for your like of my classic car submission to the pottery barn challenge. Best of luck with all your entries in the challenges this year. - Corinne

Rega on Jul 22 2017
Rega
  • Minted May 8, 2016
  • 4 Awards
  • 1456 Comments made
  • 10697 Votes cast

Hi Mary,Thanks again for all the likes :) So much appreciate it! Wishing you all the best with your beautiful arts&Have a nice weekend :)

Tracy Ann on Jul 22 2017
Tracy Ann
  • Minted Apr 12, 2015
  • 1 Award
  • 524 Comments made
  • 2868 Votes cast

Mary, Olaf reminds me of my former lop, Louie. He was big and gray and loved spaghetti noodles with vegetarian pasta sauce. Such a character and a loving pet.

Tracy Ann on Jul 22 2017
Tracy Ann
  • Minted Apr 12, 2015
  • 1 Award
  • 524 Comments made
  • 2868 Votes cast

Mary, your plant cell images are fantastic! The bunny is wonderful. thank you for the likes.

Alison Jerry Designs on Jul 21 2017
Alison Jerry Designs
  • Minted Jun 1, 2014
  • 41 Awards
  • 1871 Comments made
  • 2707 Votes cast

Hello there! Thanks fo ryour likes on my new work for the PB challenge. It is appreciated. Best of luck with your fabulous submissions!

Rega on Jul 19 2017
Rega
  • Minted May 8, 2016
  • 4 Awards
  • 1456 Comments made
  • 10697 Votes cast

Hi Mary,Thank you so much for the like on Eat Plat Love :) You have beautiful and unique style on your entries.Wishing you best of luck for Ocean Cell collection !

Bethania Lima on Feb 15 2017
Bethania Lima
  • Minted Jun 24, 2012
  • 33 Awards
  • 1987 Comments made
  • 13027 Votes cast

Hi again, Mary. Thank you for the like on "Abundance" and "Possibilities". Super appreciated! good luck on the challenge too!

Me Amelia on Feb 10 2017
Me Amelia
  • Minted Jan 21, 2012
  • 8 Awards
  • 977 Comments made
  • 38290 Votes cast

Thank you for the like, Mary. It is much appreciated. Loving Airplant. Best in the challenge.

Michelle Lee on Feb 08 2017
Michelle Lee
  • Minted Nov 15, 2014
  • 3 Awards
  • 90 Comments made
  • 1237 Votes cast

Best of luck in the challenge Mary! I admire the freeness and energy that comes through in your work. Thanks so much for the likes on my work. Much appreciated!

Amy Gray on Feb 08 2017
Amy Gray
  • Minted Feb 22, 2012
  • 4 Awards
  • 127 Comments made
  • 20278 Votes cast

Thanks for the like! I love your blue plant cell series . So cool!

Rebecca Bass on Feb 03 2017
Rebecca Bass
  • Minted Nov 29, 2012
  • 1 Award
  • 7 Comments made
  • 4 Votes cast

Mary, thank you for the <3 on my OMGeode submission. I love the simplicity of your work! All the best to you!

Lisa Travis on Jan 31 2017
Lisa Travis
  • Minted May 1, 2009
  • 9 Awards
  • 648 Comments made
  • 9943 Votes cast

Mary, Hello and thank you so much for the likes on my West Elm entries. Love the expressiveness of your work, best of luck!

Alison Jerry Designs on Jan 31 2017
Alison Jerry Designs
  • Minted Jun 1, 2014
  • 41 Awards
  • 1871 Comments made
  • 2707 Votes cast

Hello there! I just love your work. You have some really great submissions. So much good work came in for this challenge.Its fun to watch. Thanks for your likes on my new work.All the best, Alison

Lauren Nicole Co. on Jan 31 2017
Lauren Nicole Co.
  • Minted Jan 29, 2017
  • 1 Award
  • 21 Comments made
  • 880 Votes cast

Thank you for your comment! I love the organic and free forms in your work! Simply beautiful :)

Bethania Lima on Jan 29 2017
Bethania Lima
  • Minted Jun 24, 2012
  • 33 Awards
  • 1987 Comments made
  • 13027 Votes cast

Hi mARY. Thank you very much for like on "Skip waves", an entry of mine at minted x west elm challenge.Your work is stunning! Good luck in this and the following challenges! Warm regards.

Kamala Nahas on Jan 26 2017
Kamala Nahas
  • Minted Oct 30, 2011
  • 75 Awards
  • 1615 Comments made
  • 51988 Votes cast

Thank you for the likes on my photos! Looking forward to seeing more of your work.

Lindsay Megahed on Jan 26 2017
Lindsay Megahed
  • Minted Dec 26, 2010
  • 154 Awards
  • 804 Comments made
  • 19452 Votes cast

Thanks Mary! I have a good friend in Wilmette. I love visiting the area. Love your "ink-y" style :) Best of luck!

Carol Fazio on Jan 26 2017
Carol Fazio
  • Minted Jun 23, 2011
  • 41 Awards
  • 6434 Comments made
  • 26518 Votes cast

Thank you, Mary! Best of luck to you too! I like the expressive nature to your drawings. Girl after my own heart!

Karen Kardatzke on Jan 26 2017
Karen Kardatzke
  • Minted Nov 1, 2015
  • 2 Awards
  • 338 Comments made
  • 5004 Votes cast

Hi Mary, thanks for the like on "spin" love your abstracts! Best of luck on your work!

Me Amelia on Jan 28 2016
Me Amelia
  • Minted Jan 21, 2012
  • 8 Awards
  • 977 Comments made
  • 38290 Votes cast

Thank you for the like, Mary, it is much appreciated. Hope to see more of your work. Best of luck :-)