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Presentation EDEV

  1. 1. Melissa Wheeler<br />
  2. 2. As a little girl…<br />She would always scribble patterns<br />
  3. 3. Her father would buy her boxes and boxes<br />of coloured pencils<br />
  4. 4. Her Year 12 major art work<br />was a large scale coloured pencil drawing<br />
  5. 5. After school the pencils were put away<br />Art was no more<br />
  6. 6. Years later……<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />Melissa began to draw again<br />
  7. 7. Creating abstract art using coloured pencils<br />
  8. 8. <ul><li>From her earlier works, she developed her own style with coloured pencils
  9. 9. Her drawings are instinctive and she keeps layering and colouring until they sing
  10. 10. Every drawing takes hours upon hours
  11. 11. The drawings are a way for Melissa to express her words of emotions and thoughts into images
  12. 12. To Melissa, black and white is important as she says “black and white don’t lie”</li></li></ul><li>Inspired by…<br />Magic & <br />Illusion <br />Surrelism<br />Tattoo Art<br />
  13. 13. Forms and patterns from…<br />Nature<br />Plants<br />Animal Life <br />are the basis of her line work<br />
  14. 14. Let’s viewMelissa’scurrent galleryof work<br />
  15. 15. Black and White<br />don’t lie<br />
  16. 16. Layers upon layers<br />
  17. 17. Expressing thoughts and emotions<br />
  18. 18.
  19. 19. What<br />will inspire your art?<br />How<br />will you produce your art?<br />
  20. 20. Melissa Wheeler<br />Contemporary Abstract Artist<br />Coloured Pencil Art<br />
  21. 21. Reference Listhttp://nicki-niknak.blogspot.com/2009/03/surrealism-1924.htmlhttp://jjgallaher.blogspot.com/2010/07/contemporary-american-surrealism-you.htmlhttp://nicki-niknak.blogspot.com/2009/03/surrealism-1924.htmlhttp://mogoel.com/hawaiian-flowers-tattoos-for-girls-picture-gallery/http://www.unique-tattoo-design-art.co.cc/2010_03_01_archive.htmlhttp://mogoel.com/hawaiian-flowers-tattoos-for-girls-picture-gallery/http://unlimitedbengalimuzic.blogspot.com/2010_07_06_archive.htmlhttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Little_girl_drawing_with_blue_pencil.jpghttp://www.facebook.com/pages/Melissa-Wheeler-Art/137215102988657?ref=tshttp://wrightsweb.net/melissawheeler_art/Narellan Library – Artist displayArty Café – Narellanhttp://www.alkalima.com/?page=Archives&vol=8&issue=2&id=108http://gardeninggarden.com/tag/plants/http://www.desertusa.com/magdec97/psmuseums/dec_livedesert.htmlhttp://scienceblogs.com/seed/2009/05/the_buzz_making_waves_on_scien.phphttp://www.christopherstarr.com/theshow.html<br />
  22. 22. ByAmy Morrison<br />

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