Samantha Meli is a visual artist based in Fort Erie, Ontario and a graduate of the Visual and Creative Arts program at Sheridan College in Oakville, Ontario. Her ingeniousness is explored through her dedication to her artistry. She uses her authenticity from commissioned projects to her creative works; defying the norm and making every masterpiece her own. Samantha’s creative fields range in painting, illustrating, and storytelling. Samantha has recently fulfilled commission work for clients in Quebec, Canada and she has exhibited art at the Ontario Legislative Building in Toronto and the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum in Hamilton. Samantha’s first published illustrated children’s book Horseshoe is currently in print and available across social media platforms. Samantha’s next project is opening her own studio to produce and sell her artwork and assemble an exciting series of illustrated children’s books.