About Art of Melush

Art of Melush was formed by Australian contemporary artist, Melinda "Melush" McCarthy to not only promote her painting and illustration but also to offer creative solutions.

An exhibiting artist for 20 years her award winning work is held in private collections worldwide.  Her published "silent tales" of Liheg and the Lemon Tree are loved by many.  Those who visit her exhibitions are promised a true experience.

Artist of many mediums this site contains predominantly her paintings, photography and publication of illustrations. However she has branched into animation and plays traditional as well as self composed music.

A creator of magical and thought provoking realms in both an image and physical sense as she brings images from the dark into the light.

Clients in the past have commissioned Art of Melush not only for paintings and illustration, but also for design services that include web, logo, set and wardrobe, photography, screen-print, editing and basic animation. From a simple design or image, to creating a whole realm, Art of Melush has a creative solution for you.  For more information on what Art of Melush check the services page.

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Want to know more about Art of Melush and artist Melinda McCarthy? You can do so in the following ways:


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Subscribe to the Art of Melush patreon page for a more interactive experience. Patrons not only are the first to receive updates, they also get to see creation in action.  See work in progress, have the ability to ask questions and interact with the artist as well as a whole heap of other rewards depending on your subscription tier. For more information click here.


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