MELANIE MAX SRING SHOW 2/3 & 9/10 APRIL

The show will feature my new work Tidal Lights. Tidal Lights are influenced by two events that happened in February.  A trip to Tresco in the Scilly Isles and the amazing nacreous clouds or mother of pearl clouds that appeared one morning early in the month over the uk. 

Orchestra of Light no.2My Spring Show will be open on the first two weekends in April. I will be showing work that I have produced over the winter and my new series Tidal Lights.


New Work

Tidal Lights are influenced by two events that happened in February.  A trip to Tresco in the Scilly Isles and the amazing nacreous clouds or mother of pearl clouds that appeared one morning early in the month over the uk. 

The Mother of Pearl clouds are very colourful and bare a similarity to the aurora borealis. Seeing them behind broken floating grey clouds really surprised me and has lead me to try to incorporate the colours into my palette.

The Tidal Lights series is in mixed media, highly textured and atmospheric and the sea and low sun dominate with the colours of the suns corona filtering through the clouds. 

I hope you like the look of the studies pictured here and will tempt you to come along and take a look at larger work.

Ceramics by Angela Mellor

A selection of Angela Mellor's exquisite ceramics will be on display and for sale in the gallery. If you have not seen Angela's work before this is a great opportunity. Angela has a studio and gallery in Ely which she will open by appointment. more details at


The show is at the Upstairs Studio & Gallery above the Handmade Hotspot on Ely High street.

I am sorry about the short notice but I do hope you will be able to come.

Melanie

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Melanie Max
Seascape & Landscape oil paintings