- is an artist, speaker, instructor and arts advocate who
makes her home in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. She is a printmaker, collagist, fiber artist, and papermaker. She is also delighted
to be a Certified Papermaker for Arnold Grummer, Inc.; the membership chair of Wisconsin Visual Artists – Northeast
Chapter; and curator for the Langdon Divers Gallery, located inside the Fond du Lac Public Library. Mel has participated
in many artist residencies throughout Wisconsin and also teaches various classes all over the state. You can view her artwork
and find a listing of her upcoming classes on her website, melkolstad.com.