Piece description from the artist
Still Life painting of Portabella Mushroom, Sliced Red Pepper with Seed, Red Onion and Navy Bean on Walnut cutting board
Claudia Smalley is a first-generation Polish-American artist whose parents immigrated to Chicago in the late 1970s. She has shown work extensively in Chicago, and at national venues including the Polish Museum of America.
Claudia has been featured in local/national/international print publications such as the "Chicago Reader":http://www.chicagoreader.com/, "CBS Chicago (web edition)":http://chicago.cbslocal.com/, "Business News Daily":http://www.businessnewsdaily.com/, and "La Republica":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Repubblica