Artist Profile

Donna Marie Iadipaolo


Mediums: Photography, Painting, Drawing

Donna Marie Iadipaolo has been an artist, teacher, and writer her entire life. She is inspired by nature, her family, learning, the Italian Renaissance, and interdisciplinary approaches in mathematics, education, English, social sciences, and science. She works in multiple media including painting, pencils, pastels, photography, writing, and more.

Iadipaolo is also deeply influenced by her formal education and the hard work ethic she learned from her family and upbringing.

Donna Iadipaolo has worked since 1988 as an award-winning journalist and educator. She earned an undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, where she studied engineering, education, math, English, and the social sciences—and graduated with honors. As a teacher, she has taught mathematics, English, social sciences, science, and more.

She has since earned a Master of Science degree in Mathematics Learning and Teaching from Drexel University. Iadipaolo also earned a Master of Arts from Eastern Michigan University at night while teaching full-time during the day. She has written and taught on almost every subject imaginable over the years, including business, technology, mathematics, and cultural trends.

Local publications that she has done photography and/or written for include: The Ann Arbor News, Ann Arbor Observer, Ann Arbor Journal, Washtenaw Now, The Ann Magazine, Ann Arbor Family Press, and the Ann Arbor Independent. When she is not creating art, writing, or teaching, she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, and gardening.

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Art Pieces by This Artist

Fushia Rose

Acrylic and Stucco

Size: 9" x 12"

Art Pieces Available For Sale by This Artist

Geometric Blossom

Photography

Size: 8" x 10"
Price: $100

PÈRE

Acrylic

Size: 16" x 20"
Price: $300

Flowers in Space

Acrylic

Size: 16" x 20"
Price: $300

Royal Iris

Photography

Size: 10" x 8"
Price: $100

Hibiscus in Easement Garden

Photography

Size: 10" x 8"
Price: $200

Bumblebee on Echinacia in Easement Garden

Photography

Size: 10" x 8"
Price: $100