From Liberal, Kansas, Mary Binford Miller received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting from Kansas State University. She spent 17 years as a fashion illustrator and graphic designer. Over the years Mary has attended several artist workshops by noted painters. Her inspiration is her great Uncle, artist Wayman Adams. Mary paints primarily figurative work, landscapes, and western motifs. She is a Member of Kansas Academy of Oil Painters, Wichita Women Artists, and Oil Painters of America.