Judy Melvin is an internationally known letter artist whose work has been published, exhibited, or collected in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Austria, Japan and South Africa. Judy was chosen as an Instructor for at least 15 International Lettering Conferences conducted once a year throughout the United States and Canada. Her multi-media compositions incorporate collage, gouache, water colors, vellum, paper making, book binding and gold leaf into well-constructed abstractions. In 2008 Judy was included in the art exhibition, "In the Making: 250 Years/250 Artists". In the Making "is a visual art exhibition celebrating Pittsburgh’s 250th anniversary with cutting edge artwork by 250 Pittsburgh area artists."