Melissa Mary O'Grady here. Glad you could make it!
If you like surprises and whimsy, you'll probably enjoy the kind of things I make. On this page, you'll find a brief description of what you'll see on the rest of this site.
Almost all of my work is for sale. If you're interested in ordering something, or just want more information, please use the "Contact" page.
Read the Sun Press article about my work, check out their blog at http://blog.cleveland.com/sunpress/2009/12/local_artists_benefit_as_heigh.html
Cranky Toys. This page contains lots of YouTube videos. Make sure your sound is turned up.
Pop-up books and cards. This page contains both still shots and videos.
Some people call these soft sculptures or figures in cloth. I call them dolls.
Update: The dry hot 2012 summer weakened my hive. Robber bees came in and wiped the whole thing clean. I'm getting weekly bee venom shots for my recently dicovered allergy (sheesh!). The plan is to start up again in March 2013 with a whole new girl gang! Stay tuned!
This is me trying to install the very first queen cage.
Contact me anytime day or night