• EtsyBlogger of the Month,  EtsyBloggers,  Featured Artisan

    Engineer by day, artist after hours

    Color, texture and playfulness are the earmarks of Melissa of Made by Melissa on Etsy. Melissa, who is an engineer by day, but an artist after hours, is October’s Featured EtsyBlogger. She is a multi-talented needleworker who can’t resist playing with her crochet hook to create such creatures as Gary the Green Garden Snake, Penny the Pink Elephant, and Larry the Monster Chasing Ladybug. Melissa also produces beaded jewelry that demonstrates how much she enjoys the holidays. Check out her Frosty the Snowman Glass Beaded Bracelet, for example, or her Giggly Ghouls Ghostly Charm Earrings. While Melissa likes to share her sense of humor with us, she also has a…