Mellissa Redman earned her Bachelor's Degree in Painting and Drawing from the University of Akron. A native of Akron, Ohio, Mellissa volunteered her time or artwork to the local YMCA and YWCA chapters, the University of Akron Ballet Institute, the City of Akron, The Chapel: Akron Campus, and the Akron Children's Hospital. She now resides in Grand Rapids, Michigan where she recently recieved a Master's Degree of Fine Art in Painting at the Kendall College of Art and Design. Though she works with water-based media, her paintings also include drawing, printing and collage.
Education and Honors
MFA Painting 2015
Kendall College of Art and Design
BFA Painting and Drawing, Minor in Art History, Cum Laude, 2012
Myers School of Art at the University of Akron
Deanís List at the University of Akron, 2007-2012.
National Society of Collegiate Scholars, 2007-present.
Artwork at ABVI, Grand Rapids Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired. Grand Rapids, MI.
Blurring the Edges, Dubuque Area Arts Collective. Dubuque, IA.
Painting Now: National Exhibition. Tuscon, AZ.