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Profile for melody

My name is Melody and I am a multi-media artist living, working and teaching in this great city of New York. And by multi-media, I really mean multi! I strive to apply creativity to everything I do in life. I have a background in fashion design and art education, and you can follow all my projects at my blog, From Scratch.

 
 

Posts in Swan City

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11/2/12
From Scratch: My Craft Blog, New and Improved!

I've recently redesigned and recommitted myself to my DIY/craft blog, From Scratch. Come check out my efforts; I'm posting nearly daily these days. I hope you like it!

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7/9/12
Community Tailoring Classes

Thanks to the overwhelming response to my tailoring classes at the Brooklyn Brainery, I'm excited to announce my plans to teach community tailoring classes beginning in late August. Subscribe to my blog to get email alerts about upcoming classes.

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1/3/12
Meow: Portraits for the Lonely

As a recently-graduated, not-yet-employed artist, what better way to spend my days than with silly projects like whimsical cat portraits?

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12/28/11
An Olive Branch

Check out my latest project with inspiration, images, and instructions: an embroidered pendant and botanical illustration of an olive branch.

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12/15/11
Animal Textures

Children drawing animals! Check out some of my favorite student artworks.

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12/2/11
"Dinah at Rest": A New Painting

Check out my newest painting and my thoughts about it in my latest blog post!

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11/8/11
Answering Machine: A Retrospective

An in-depth analysis and music samplings of my history as it relates to answering machine ditties.

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11/5/11
Papa, You Know It's Right

An original song, inspired by Bessie Smith, written, played and sung by Melody Litwin.

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11/4/11
Self-Portrait in the Morning

Oil painting, my long lost friend and I were recently reunited after two long, lonely years apart. Click here to see an image of my most recent work, the first in a series of intimate, daily moments,

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9/14/11
Roweopolis: An Art Installation

Check out this art piece I made with my campers this summer!

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