Melanie Eberhardt - Artist

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MAR
31
2014

Painted by Metro

Today maybe April Fool’s Day but today’s featured MY ART PEEP is no joke. I am pleased as punch to introduce Metro Meteor, a retired thoroughbred racehorse, who has embraced a passion for painting. Ron and Wendy Krajewski adopted Metro and soon became aware of an injury limiting
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MAR
06
2014

#TBT Teeny Weeny Drawings

When I first moved to Atlanta, my mom began volunteering for an organization promoting miniature art. Every summer the group sponosred a national exhibit featuring these tiny works – paintings, drawings, prints of people, landscapes and still lifes. Everything had to be
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FEB
14
2014

My First – Stolen Kiss on Valentine’s Day

Today is Valentine’s Day and I’m thinking about that first kiss from a cute neighborhood boy. I’m also thinking about the painting that changed my approach to art, “Stolen Kiss”. As a college student, my teachers encouraged us to explore and
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FEB
12
2014

#TBT – My Childhood Passion? Coloring Books!

I realize that its Wednesday and I’m posting a ThrowBackThursday post, but its snowing and I’m stuck at home and a little bored. I started to think about what I did with my time as a child (7-10 years old). Oh yea, Color! I loved coloring books and life was at its
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JAN
30
2014

#TBT Circuit Boards

My second job out of college was for a magazine publisher. I was hired as a production artist – to paste up mechanicals as the art directer dictated. It was 1986, computers were not yet in the workplace – the work was totally “old school” – specing
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JAN
28
2014

Unsupervised and Bored – Whatz a Dog to do?

Lucky has lived at Aunt Mel’s farm for many years. When she leaves to run errands, Lucky stays behind and guards the farm, ok, he guards the bed. Whenever Aunt Mel puts on her shoes, Lucky runs to the bed and lays down. He knows his duty is to secure the home and he chooses
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JAN
27
2014

Saturday Sketching a Live Model

I had the best time Saturday sketching a live model at the Marietta Museum of Art. My friend, painter and MY ART PEEP, Teresa Crowder, and I met on the square, had a great meal, caught up on each other’s news, then headed to the museum. $10 for 3 hours – what a deal!
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JAN
21
2014

Audition

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JAN
21
2014

Something New for the New Year

Last year my new year’s resolution was to embrace change. I planned to change in all regards – big and small. Drink more water, clean out my closets ( have 4 sizes of clothes and I’m pretty sure I’ll never see the smallest 2 again), attend schooling shows
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JAN
01
2014

A Summary of 2013

In 2013 I focused my artistic efforts on self-organization and establishing priorities with the ultimate goal always being to grow my art business. I have a million things I’d love to do with my art, but I constantly strive to focus my efforts on a few things at a time.
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