Born and raised in Cincinnati, Pastars attended the University of Cincinnati to study fine arts, tuning her attention on photography. She began her career as a production artist with a small design firm, where she specialized in digital illustration and photo manipulation. In 2001, Pastars moved to Seattle with her husband. There, Pastars worked as a portrait photographer before re-entering the world of design. In 2017, Pastars relocated to Boston to be closer to family.
As a Studio Artist for Grand Image, Pastars loves collaborating with our clients to bring their personal visions to life. Her work is featured in the Grand Image Limited Edition line, and she is a fantastic resource for custom art commissions of any size.
Examples of custom artwork created for Grand Image projects by Cynthia Pastars: