Mel’s Art to be Featured on Calm Strips: If you haven’t heard of this amazing sensory product, check out Calm Strips! Scratch, rub, or pick at these textured, reusable adhesive strips to help ease anxiety and provide soothing stimulation. One of Mel’s paintings came in 2nd in a Calm Strips art contest and is now available for purchase as the “Radiant” Calm Strip!
Mel’s Art to be Featured on Cover of Snow Patrol/Saturday Songwriters Charity EP: On July 5th, 2020, Mel learned that her painting won a competition to be featured on the cover of the charity album by Snow Patrol and the Saturday Songwriters (of which she is one; her phrase “magic mayhem” appears in “On The Edge Of All This”). The album proceeds will be donated to the Trussell Trust.
More here and here. You can order the album, which dropped on August 21st, 2020, on CD and digitally via all of the usual platforms.
Here is the album cover featuring a beautiful crop of “Kindled!”