Links

Melissa V. Gates is a member of the following professional art organizations:

The Institute of Equine Artists
http://www.instituteofequineartists.com/Home.html

The Color Pencil Society of America

http://www.cpsa.org/

The Color Pencil Society of America - Dallas

International Association of Pastel Societies
http://www.iapspastel.org/index.htm

Pastel Society of Southeast Texas
http://www.pastelsocietyofsoutheasttexas.org/

The Art League of Fort Bend

http://www.artleaguefortbend.org


Lone Star Art Guild
http://www.lonestarartguild.org


Melissa V. Gates is a contributing artist to the following 50l(c) organizations:

Grace Children's International Foundation
http://www.ugandaorphans.org/ 

 
Melissa V. Gates is the founder and owner of The Painted Pony Cafe & Gallery in Crested Butte, CO