m wood pen

illustrator of books, cocktails, travel + more

  Being one of Oprah’s Favorite Things is a hard act to follow. But Melissa is up to the challenge. Wood is a graduate of Cornell College in Iowa, where she majored in English Lit, Art & History. Having zero career trajectory in mind, she took courses that made her happy. She did not explain this system …

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Have I told you lately how much I love commissioned illustrations? Also, Hollywood? London? New York? Architecture? Food? Travel? Vintage Transportation? Here’s a wildly fun gift project that landed in my studio last year: Jimmy on The Late Show, and David on Jimmy Kimmel Live. And what’s more, I’ve had the luck and thrill of …

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