Painter, oil on canvas
Lower Plenty (Zone 2)
Her inspiration comes from nature, and she brings those observations and paintings to life in her studio, a converted horse stable overlooking a magnificent oak tree. Melissa’s focus on simplifying the images in her art has seen her work develop into a contemporary, figurative style.
“My aim is to evoke a response from the viewer, conveying a feeling, an atmosphere, an expression of the subject matter rather than a copy of it.”