"An Artist is a Performer on the Canvas. A Dancer with a Paintbrush. A Musician with the Paint. A Poet in each Stroke." -Melissa Patterson

Melissa Patterson: Artist, Poet and Advocate for people with disabilities. A Portfolio of Emotional Surrealism Paintings with Strokes of Hope. Melissa writes poetry and often creates paintings influenced by the emotion of the poem. Scroll down to see her work!

Com/part/men/tal/i/za/tion Painting Series
'Why Happy Why Sad' Painting Series
In Progress
Violet Hour
Midnight Dance
Painting A Photograph, Photographing a Painting
Window To My Soul
Homage to Janet Sobel
Dancing Trees
Leaning Towers
Holy Week
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