Maria Murphy is mainly a self-taught artist & photographer. She gets her inspiration from other artists, fantasy films, everyday life & death! The main themes in Maria's artwork are beautiful women, the spirit realm to the whimsically strange. Her work is best described as atmospheric, dark, eerie & emotional. Maria's work has been published in books, book covers & licensed by companies.



Book Cover Designs

  • Halloween Love, Spells by Christy Leigh Stewart. USA. View >
  • Freeing The Heart (A tribute to Michael Jackson) by Gerri Stone. USA. View >

Art Contributor

  • The Holy Rosary Mother Angelica & The Nuns DVD. EWTN TV Channel. USA. View >
  • Harvests of New Millennium. Volume 1. 2008 by India. View >
  • Harvests of New Millennium. Volume 2. 2009 by India. View >
  • Play "N" Trade, California, USA. View >

Tools of the Trade

  • "Painting is just another way of keeping a diary."

Pablo Picasso


  • “Please go for your dreams. Whatever your ideals, you can become whatever you want to become.”

Michael Jackson