Maggie Hodges’ passion for the arts began as a young child in Philadelphia where her mother was a sculptor and she was exposed to the arts. In high school she studied drawing, printmaking and calligraphy. She received her BFA degree with a concentration in Graphic Design from Syracuse University. She became a designer for Hasbro and Spalding Sports and then after having children, she designed and sold children’s clothing.
More recently she developed a passion for painting She has taken numerous workshops and classes to help develop her knowledge and style. She travels to Plein Air events and is a member of the Amherst Plein Air Society. Her work has been accepted and awarded at numerous juried shows.