Wellington, FL - April 25, 2014- Fine artist Louise Mellon, known for her brightly- colored and tongue-in-cheek paintings, suggests a new event in honor of Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by Land Rover, Show Bull Jumping.
Louise Mellon in her studio with Ruffles and Cricket. Photo by Booth Malone
About Louise Mellon Mellon was born to a family of artists who encouraged her creativity. She was raised in Middleburg, VA, where she rode and drove horses. Mellon's keen visual sense led her to a career as a commercial photographer and artist. Her work has been seen branding numerous products and covers of prize lists, racing programs and publications. She flew airplanes, helicopters and did aerobatics, has resided in several parts of the country, and has traveled the world studying fine art. She has served on several boards, including the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC and the Collector's Committee of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond, VA. She moved to Aiken, SC, and custom-built a very special studio, where she works, welcomes visiting artists and hosts local events. Mellon's unique view of the world is demonstrated through all her work. Her style is instantly recognizable and certain to bring enjoyment, laughter and wonder.