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Created and Sold by Melanie Ellery

Melanie Ellery

"cactos dulce", painted door - Paintings


This colourful, painted door was created at an artist residency with @13FeetOffTheGround in San José del Cabo, Mexico in February 2019. It is inspired by the local cacti and was exhibited in the group show, "Puertas" at Pez Gordo Gallery in Las Palmillas. It was purchased by a private collector.

Item "cactos dulce", painted door
Created by Melanie Ellery
As seen in Private Residence, San José del Cabo, Mexico
Melanie Ellery
Meet the Creator
Wescover creator since 2020
My natural proclivity is to express myself in creating art that is uplifting and sparks joy.

Melanie Ellery is a contemporary artist based in Port Moody, BC, Canada. Her colourful abstract paintings emanate movement and dynamism. She works spontaneously and allows the work to develop organically while utilizing techniques of glazes, drips and mark-making. Melanie graduated from Sheridan College where she studied Illustration, majoring in Advertising and she has worked as both a graphic designer and art director.

Melanie is a founding member of the all-women art collective, '13 feet off the ground'. The group has participated in many projects including local murals, and artist residencies in Sicily in 2017 and San Jose del Cabo, Mexico in 2018.