Melanie is a Denver-area artist and maker, specializing in decorative and functional pottery, and fantasy and historical sartorial arts. She’s a life-long fan of science fiction and fantasy literature, and the concept of alternate worlds influences the styles and themes of her art. Melanie currently focuses on Steampunk themes, and is an instigator for the Denver Victorian & Steampunk Society.
Quick tips for creating your own inspiration! Panelists provide dozens of ideas and starter prompts for artists to use, the next time they just can't think of anything to draw. Bring a notebook as we share these brainstorming ideas.