Welcome to the site of Mista Whitson!

Mista is a watercolor artist in Weaverville, North Carolina, and specializes in custom paintings of landscapes, nature, animals, wildlife, structures, and portraits. She can also personalize the special moments and events in your life by creating a watercolor painting of your own photographs.

Learn about the beginnings of this artist who grew up in Burnsville, North Carolina, and how she found her path as a watercolor artist. You'll also discover why Mista is so inspired to paint, the purpose behind her artwork, how she makes her paintings uniquely hers, and how watercolors completes her life.

Mista's paintings are featured at Merrimon Galleries and the Gallery of the Mountains inside the Grove Park Inn, both in Asheville, North Carolina, but she is available for commission work as well. She can be reached by email at or by phone at 828-775-7751.