March is for the Birds

March is for the birds! Ugh, Isn’t March the endless month? Its windy and wet and all I can think about is when is spring coming!?!?! I...

What a Wonderful World

After staring at my original painting, "Cotton Candy Clouds" for a very long time I decided I wanted to play with it more. What could I...

A Cardinal in the Snow

In 2006 I was told this by my favorite art professor Joe (whose last name I will not reveal): Stop composing designs with so many...

Community Mural Magic

One of the best decisions I made in 2021 was to join the Point Beach Arts Committee. At first, I was hesitant, fearing that I didn't have...

2021: The Year of Prints

In February 2021 I officially started Melissa Hood Art LLC. This was actually the second time I started the business. The first time was...

Commission Complete

I'm a little late with the Buddha Garden update, but here it is! After about two weeks of waking up at 4:00 am to get this painting done,...

Get to know me.

Hello and thank you for visiting my site and blog. This is my very first blog and I am so excited to launch this site and take my art...