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Rachel Melis - Fruitful and Fretful: Forty Weeks in Watercolor
series of paintings inspired by the seed pods (common fruits and vegetables) used as metaphors for human embryos
Rachel Melis is an Associate Professor of Art at the College of Saint Benedict & Saint John’s University with an MFA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Several years ago, as a pregnant printmaker, Melis found herself beginning a series of paintings inspired by the seed pods (common fruits and vegetables) used as metaphors for human embryos. Eagerly and anxiously wanting ways to visualize the changes happening inside her, Melis used gouache watercolors and metallic inks to emphasizeView more
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An artist reception for Rachel Melis will be held on Thursday, April 16 from 5-7 p.m. with an artist talk at 6:00 pm. All are welcome to this free event. Gallery Hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 am to 9 pm.
37 South College Avenue , St. Joseph, Minnesota 56374