Artist facilitator Melissa Murphy-Vella has a strong interest and love for: art education; sculpture; ceramics; design and photography. Melissa has a degree in Fine Arts (ceramics), graduating from The Victorian College of the Arts. With more than 10 years teaching experience and graduating in Eduacation with first class honours from The University of Melbourne.
Melissa was a recipient of the Bendigo Bank and Kingston Arts Fellowship; this enabled Melissa to travel to South Korea and attend the 3rd World Ceramic Biennale. Melissa's artwork was featured in Monument magazine and she has both sold and exhibited work over the years.