Saturday’s Child

Illustrator and visual artist Kristal Raelene Melson loves straddling music, fashion and graphic design.

words sabrina lee images courtesy of the artist artist portrait by dju-lian chng

Have you ever thought how intimidating it can be to be an artist in Singapore and stay true to the integrity of your work while trying to make it in this commercial world we live in? Kristal Raelene Melson (@krisonautopilot) of Meaniemart has done just that. From loud and stylish pins and brooches to Sweet Valley High ringer T-shirts, and risograph prints, Melson keeps her art accessible to those who want to inject a little colour into their lives.

Read about the Apple’s “Red Dot Hero” in the August-October 2017 issue of little.