April 12, 2019

Here is a list of my upcoming, current, and just passed exhibitions! 

This will be updated as new things get added and confirmed so stay tuned!

Current and Upcoming:

Studio Perspectives

Invitational Group Exhibition

Floyd Center for the Arts

220 Parkway Lane, Floyd, Va


March 31, 2019

Hi Patrons! 

Here are some of the fine art festivals that I have confirmed my participation in thus far for 2019.  This will be a rolling list so be sure to tune in to see if I am coming to your area. 

Lots of new work to show you!

Stockley Gardens Spring Arts Fest...

November 4, 2018

I have been getting a lot of questions recently about how my graduate art program is going and how I am adjusting to being a student again.  It is difficult in the moment to summarize my thoughts and experiences thus far so I figured it would be easier to explain if I...

June 5, 2018

Welp, we have officially moved to the city of Roanoke, Virginia!  For some reason I thought it would be a good idea to do this the same weekend of Sidewalk Art Festival, and boy was I in for an exhausting weekend because of that choice.   Though, now that the chaos is...

March 8, 2018

Solo Exhibition: EnvironMENTAL Factors

Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art Community Gallery

2200 Parks Avenue

Virginia Beach, Va

March 17 - August 19 2018

Opening Reception Friday March 16th 6:30pm


January 23, 2018

I am so thrilled to announce my solo show, EnvironMENTAL Factors, will be opening March 16th at Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach.  On view will be 15 never before shown works by the artist that each address an environmental factor that can affect one...

December 5, 2017

DONT FORGET! I will be offering a 1 DAY ONLY mixed media workshop on March 3rd from 10am-4pm at the Virginia Museum of Fine Art Studio School!  If you have followed my work and wondered how the heck I get my drawing, painting, and collage materials to blend together in...

November 26, 2017

I will have a table set up during the entirety of this event November 28th - December 3oth where you can purchase Melissa Schappell Art and products including small works on 10x10 cradled canvas, 8x8 original art trivets, 2018 calendars, greeting cards, and giclee prin...

November 10, 2017

I have a few treats for you this holiday season! 

Check out the inventory below.

If you are interested in purchasing here is what to do:

1. Send me a message via the contact form on my website www.melissaschappell.com/contact or DM on social media with what you want and...

October 20, 2017

Check out a rolling interview featuring the perspectives of female artists on the art world and female representation from the Celebration of Female Artists Exhibition at Linda Matney Gallery, Williamsburg, Va. 


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