Illustrations

Illustrations

Illustrative works © Mel Volkman 2016-2017. I'm currently working on uploading more past work + new illustrations are coming!

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Flora & Fauna

Flora & Fauna

A gentle reminder that no matter how dark life may seem in the moment, life is full of beauty, and magic, and spectacular things.. 

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Moon & Stars

Moon & Stars

Sometimes we’re so fixated on the dark, that we don’t see the light. But there is a certain magic that comes from the darkness, you know..

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Shop Mel Volkman is live!

Shop Mel Volkman is live!

The doors to my shop are officially open and I am completely over the moon! As most of you know, this shop has been a huge passion project + labor ...

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Why Should You Shop Small?

Why Should You Shop Small?

Hello loves! I had such an amazing response yesterday in regards to my #shopsmall story on Instagram, so I'd like to leave some of those thoughts h...

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City & Street

City & Street

A collection of my favorite street & city photographs from 2005-2020. Including my time in Chicago, Oregon, living in Northern California, and ...

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Joshua Tree

Joshua Tree

A handful of photographs from my cross country trip to Joshua Tree. I definitely got pricked by a cactus (twice), which I won't get into. But asid...

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Happy Autumn

Happy Autumn

Happy Autumn! As you all know, I am pretty much (understatement) obsessed with this time of year. Truly, nothing in this life lights me up and awak...

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Autumn Playlist 2018

Autumn Playlist 2018

Last week I started curating my Autumn playlist on Spotify, Autumn Feels ’18, for my most favorite season and I figured why not share it with you a...

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The Autumn Tide

The Autumn Tide

Autumn is rolling in.. And while it’s been an incredible summer, I’m so looking forward to seeing what the Autumn tide brings. Autumn, to me, feels...

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The Butterfly Totem

The Butterfly Totem

This Butterfly Totem represents energy, personal discovery, and transformation. Something wonderful is soon to unfold.. the light in the dark. The...

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