Dena Szymarek



Dena is an oil painter.

Dena was born in Reno, Nevada but was raised most of her life in the San Antonio area.  She now lives in Boerne, Texas with her husband Paul.  She has four daughters, Jennifer, Lauren, Mackenzie and Kendra.  Her love of wildlife shows with her abundance of pets.


Dena has discovered her passion for art after owning and managing three businesses and raising her four children.  She has attended workshops with Jeffrey Watts, Carolyn Anderson, Larry Prellop, Sidney Sinclair and Bill Scheidt.  She is presently in a workshop with Linda Sioux Henley to try her lifelong dream to sculpt.


She is a member of Boerne Professional Artists (BPA) and has exhibited her art in the Boerne Parade of Artists, Texas Hill Country Invitational and Old Town Helotes Art Show each year.  Her works have also been displayed at Artifacts Gallery in Bandera, Texas, Cactus Jack’s Gallery in New Braunfels, Texas, the Boerne Chamber of Commerce and the Boerne Convention and Visitors Bureau.


For more information and to view her artwork please visit her website: