Pen Macias is a Tucson-based artist who works under the name @TheDesertPen. Pen works in a variety of mediums but specializes in public artwork. Her clients include local restaurants, non-profits such as The Boys and Girls Club and Historic 4th Avenue Coalition, and municipal entities such as Town of Oro Valley.
Her work has been featured by Tucson Daily Star, Green Valley News, KGUN9, KVOA, and other media outlets. Pen is a native to Tucson and is inspired by any opportunity to make our beautiful community brighter.
Commissioned by the Historic 4th Ave Coalition. This mural is an interaction mural featuring larger than life desert flora and native birds.
Inspired by Celtic lore of a goddess who crafts beautiful stories for the dreams of her followers, our desert goddess is forming dreams of monsoon rains for those who stay in this hotel room.