Melanie Eberhardt - Artist

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FEB
10
2011

Guest Speaker at the Alpha Arts Guild

Grateful to be the guest speaker at the Alpha Arts Guild
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NOV
21
2010

An Honor to be the Guest Speaker!

I had the best evening Thursday as guest speaker at a dinner attended by about 70 very passionate artists and their instructor and fellow artist, Karen Bradshaw. I met Karen briefly several years ago as I was leaving the Abernathy Art Center she came over and introduced herself.
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JUN
20
2010

“Play It by Ear” Published

The finished book cover illustration for "Play it by Ear". Illustration by Melanie Eberhardt. Writer, Dr. Ron Carducci.
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APR
24
2010

The Seen Gallery Opening – April 17, 2010

The Seen Gallery opening night for my exhibit of "Work" related paintings and drawings with fellow artist, M
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FEB
07
2010

Blast from the Past: Record Album Covers

In the early 90’s I was a self-employed designer. I wasn’t a great designer, but I was fast and inexpensive. I did pretty well until graphics software did me in. But during this time, one of my customer’s was a small label in Marietta, Georgia – Ichiban
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SEP
14
2009

“Sleepers” Sounds Like the Name of a Horror Movie but It’s Not!

Artist Melanie Eberhardt's latest gouache painting "Sleepers" is influenced by Gustav Klimt's painting "The Kiss". The detailed quilt pattern contrasts with the simple, sleeping figures in this peaceful repose.
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AUG
04
2009

Sketches for New Paintings

Its been a challenge this summer finding time to paint. But I’m finally making progress on my “To-Do List”. I start every gouache painting with a pencil line drawing. I am ready to start painting these two new pieces. The first is a scene with people eating
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JUL
19
2009

Anchorage Public Art Piece Installed

Public Art Commission by Melanie Eberhardt for the Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska. "Beckoning" is a summation of activities at the port with a twist, native wildlife (whales, seals, dolphins) are substitutes for ships. On permanent display at the New Port Security Building in
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MAR
30
2009

Suwanee Public Art Project – Disappointing News

Received an email today from the art review committee – my proposal for the public art project at Suwanee’s new City Hall building was not accepted. I am especially bummed at this loss. I was very excited about my idea to generate the piece’s compositions and
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