Melissa Peacock was born in Ararat, Victoria, Australia in 1976. She grew up on a Merino Stud Farm in the Western District of Victoria. Melissa is an Abstract Impressionist , working with mixed media, and is also a sculptor, working with wool and other fibres woven onto metal structures.

She received her Master of Arts (by Research), Arts Academy The University of Ballarat, Australia in 2003.   She has exhibited at the Arts Complex in Edinburgh in 2012, showing new work and will also be exhibiting at the 3 Harbours Festival in June 2012.

See more at her website