I’m a freelance illustrator and artist based in Cornwall creating freshly made illustration for a range of projects. Whether it’s an inviting double-page spread for your travel magazine, a colourful site map for your festival, eye-catching interior pages for your cook book or impactful designs for your next branding project, if you’re looking for new illustration that serves you or your client’s needs, delivered to time and on brief, get in touch.

What I can offer

Food illustration

I create food and drink illustration for a wide range of markets including publishing, editorial, giftware and packaging.

Branding and Design

I design branding assets for a variety of businesses, specifically catered to the area of operation, ranging from holiday parks and festivals to housing and educational services.

Map Illustration

I create site maps for festivals, farms, hotels and campsites, editorial maps for magazines and publications, area maps for local and national businesses and promotional maps for the tourism industry.

Selected Projects


Mel is vey talented and has been very professional with everything we've been constantly throwing at her. Love her communication skills as well.
Ben Taylor
Snappin' Turtle
Mel is artistically talented, efficient, professional, and consistently works magic in translating our briefs into gorgeous pieces of art.
A joy to work with as a bonus.
Ashley Johnson
Ferment Magazine
Melanie made this project a breeze and she even delivered drafts in advance of deadlines. She was very easy to work with and brought our vision perfectly to life. We look forward to working with her again the next time a relevant project comes up!
Mo Pepin
Environmental Defense Fund