MStraccia Art

Marisa Straccia

Illustrator, Printmaker

Greetings! I’m Marisa, a digital art-worker from Bedford, UK. In my free time I ditch the screen for printmaking. You can buy this artwork from my linoprint shop

My influences are magical folk, ordinary folk, animals and nature.

Winter Barn Owl Four Colour Handprinted Reduction Print
Heart Vase Four Colour Hand printed Reduction Print.
Jay. Four layer colour reduction print. Handprinted.
Turtle Dove Three colour reduction print. handprinted.
Water Street Handprinted linocut
Swallows handprinted reduction linocut print
Yaffle Bird handprinted reduction linocut print
Blue Vase. Four colour linocut reduction print
Knight. Four layer colour reduction print. Handprinted.
Happy Hens Two layer reduction print. handprinted.
Glory to the Heroes Handprinted linocut, two layer reduction fundraiser print for The Red Cross. Sold out.
Solstice House
Hope Is the Thing With Feathers hand printed reduction linocut print (fundraiser for Turkey Syria Earthquake appeal). Sold Out
Blackbird Three colour reduction print
Hubert the Fox Handprinted linocut
Green Man prints and sketch
Verdant Man
A mysterious girl with her cat
Autumn Rules Handprinted linocut.
Tabby cat print and sketch
Tabby Cat
Blue print of the prophetess
The Prophetess
linoprint of two deers in the snow
Snow On the Moor
Spring Optimist lino print
Spring Optimist
May Flowers Five Colour Reduction Print.

Shop For Art Prints

If you are looking for unique folk style art I have original handprinted work available to buy at MStraccia Art on Etsy


Etsy Issues

Settle down. This is a long read. I’m feeling deflated at the moment. I sell artwork via Etsy, like so many people, and I’ve just been informed that I have a payment reserve on my account for the next 90 days. What is it? What does it mean? Whilst I have this payment reserve on…


Here is my latest linocut reduction print. It is called ‘Swallows’, inspired by my favourite early summer walks around Bedford’s Priory Marina. It is always a pleasure watching these acrobatic birds perform their aerodynamics over the lake at dawn or dusk. It’s exciting seeing the first swallows arrive each year. You know that summer is…