Writer, Comics Artist, Illustrator
Merissa Mayhew is a Canadian illustrator, comics artist, and writer. A graduate of Fine Arts from Brandon University and the Interactive Media Arts program from Assiniboine Community College, she has always loved to tell stories of magic and the mysterious (and occasionally a little time travel).
If she is not working dedicatedly on her next creative project, you can find her reading about fairies, witches, and ghosts.
2022 - "The Winds of Fortune", Songs of the Sea, WildStar Press.
2020 - "Until One Day", Gothic Tales of Haunted Futures, Renegade Arts Entertainment.
2020 - Reflections, Self-published.
2019 - "The Nursery", Comeuppance Horror Comic Anthology, Brandoon Comics.
2018 - "Thief", Wintergreen: Dr awn Stories on the Gift of Giving, Brandoon Comics.
2017 - "Windtide", Self-published.
(Forthcoming) - Children's Book, written by B.D. Mousseau.
Mar 2018 - Marie and the Beads, Métis Book Project.
Dec 2017 - The Master Plan, written by Edye Benedict.
Jun - Sept 2022 - Brandon Hearts Bees,
Bee City Brandon at the Tommy McLeod Curve Gallery, Brandon MB
Jun 2021 - Pollinator Art Show 2021,
Bee City Brandon, Brandon MB
Aug 2020 - Members' Artist Exhibition Show,
Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba, Brandon MB
Summer 2017 - In Love: The Lives of Small Town LGBT+People and Allies,
Pembina Hills Art Council, Morden MB.
Jun 2021 - Children of the Forest, Cartoon Saloon Fan Zine (illustrator and cover designer).
Jul 2020 - Soulmates, Voltron Fan Zine (illustrator and designer).
Oct 2019 - Dazzling, Houseki No Kuni Fashion Zine (illustrator).
Aug 2019 - Moomin Valley Fashion Zine 2019, The Moomins Fan Zine (illustrator and designer).
Jan 2019 - Republic of Heaven, His Dark Materials Fanzine (illustrator).
Sept 2018 - Witches of Space, Time, and Honey, Self-published art book featuring Inktober drawings.
Spring 2018 - The Traveller, Self-published art development book.
2015 - 2018 Interactive Media Arts Diploma Assiniboine Community College
2013 - 2018 BFA in Digital Arts Brandon University