Prior to her move to Hawaii, Melanie lived in the Pacific Northwest and grew an award-winning rose garden. Though sad to leave her roses, she has found a new love and passion for her tropical garden filled with anthuriums. This painting reflects the joy she has in seeing these heart shaped flowers outside her windows.
As a resident of Hawaii island I am inspired by the islands' natural beauty on a daily basis. As an artist it is my passion to paint visual stories of that beauty and the resulting peace and joy I find here. I hope my work will inspire these in you as well.
The whole earth is filled with awe at your wonders;
where morning dawns, where evening fades,
you call forth songs of joy. Psalm 65:8
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